The use of NSAIDs after 20 weeks of pregnancy may lead to low levels of amniotic fluid surrounding the baby resulting in kidney complications.
Length of stay, costs, mortality risk greater than for children hospitalized with other chronic illnesses.
Fracture prevention efforts should be considered in patients with CKD of any age, according to investigators.
The designation was granted based on results from the phase 3 DAPA-CKD trial, which was stopped early due to “overwhelming efficacy”.
Increased intake of fruits and vegetables corrects CKD-related metabolic acidosis as well as sodium bicarbonate supplements, but is associated with other health benefits, a new post hoc analysis found.
Older patients with CKD may be especially at risk for suboptimal pain control and inappropriate use of opioids and prescription NSAIDs, according to study investigators.
Study findings suggest that COVID-19 control efforts should prioritize ethnic minorities and patients living in densely populated areas to prevent spread.
The patient noted that she was initiated on naproxen by her primary care physician 2 weeks prior to her presentation.
The risk of death is much higher than that of kidney failure among patients with stage 4 chronic kidney disease who are aged 75 years or older.
In July 2020, the FDA Cardiovascular and Renal Drugs Advisory Committee narrowly voted 8 to 7 in favor of the approval of terlipressin for HRS-1.