A member asked:
Disclaimer

i am a post kidney transplant recipient of 10 years with good renal function. i was prescribed invokana 100 mg but concerned weather i should take it.

1 doctor answer
Dr. Frank Kuitems
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Well : Anybody with a kidney transplant should only take medications under the supervision and advice of their nephrology physician
Answered on Apr 1, 2016
1
1 comment
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
A Verified Doctor commented
A US doctor answered Learn more
Agree!
Mar 27, 2016

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month

Related questions:

A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
PROBABLY: but you MUST discuss this with your Renal consultant!(Nephrologist) Hope this is helpful Dr Z
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Immedaite consult: Call your nephrologist for a 24 hours urine analysis.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amy Friedman
39 years experience Transplant Surgery
Probably not : All people living with one kidney instead of two have less function than they used to. A donor is predicted to have about 75% of their pre-donation f ... Read More
4
4 thanks
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Pritsiolas
22 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Yes: With a kidney transplant, a person's health improves compared to remaining on dialysis. He can certainly get married and lead an active life.
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month