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Analgesic nephropathy syndrome

Analgesic nephropathy syndrome: Introduction

Analgesic nephropathy syndrome: Kidney damage caused by excessive use of pain-killing drugs. Aspirin and phenacetin mixtures are the most common causes. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Analgesic nephropathy syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Analgesic nephropathy syndrome

Treatments for Analgesic nephropathy syndrome

  • Cessation of analgesics contributing to kidney damage. This may allow for normalisation of renal function, or slow the progression of renal disease
  • Observation if renal impairment is mild or improving
  • Avoidance of medications that may contribute to further renal damage - NSAID's, IV contrast
  • Smoking cessation - people who continue to smoke progress to end stage renal failure sooner
  • Close management of high blood pressure, whether it is a cause or result of renal disease
  • more treatments...»

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  1. Analgesic nephropathy syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications

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