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Which pharmacokinetic process would be affected by elevated creatinine and bun levels?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Depends on drug: Many drugs are excreted by the kidneys and doses of those drugs need to be adjusted in people with elevated BUN/Cr.
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