Renal

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  1. Diuretics
    lasix( Furosemide) -
  2. Kayxexalate
    Treats hyperkalemia -draws the pottasium out into the stomatch, then its excreted 

    You ll know if it s working if pt neuros are still off

    SE: GI up set
  3. Lactulose
    Draws out ammonia from the blood  in to colen

    SE: GI up set , thirst , weakness
  4. Meds give to Kidney transplant pt ,

    They are taken for life or for as long as the transplant is funtioning

    Immunosupressants
    cyclosporine - t cell supressors prevent tcell from attacking new organ

    Imuran ,cellecpt- disrupt the division of cells , usually give in combo with cuclosporine and steriods
  5. Corticosteriods
    • Prednisone, deltasone ,- reduces inflammation
    •  High doses , immediate ,
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Renal
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renal failure meds
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