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Eating raw rice is any side effects on kidney?

Eating raw rice is any side effects on kidney?

No: Eating raw rice does not cause kidney stones, despite what is sometimes found on the Internet. Good luck. ...Read more

Kidney (Definition)

The kidneys are paired organs that lie on either side of the vertebral column. Part of their critical functions include the excretion of urine and removal of nitrogenous wastes products from the blood. They regulate acid-base, electrolyte, fluid balance and blood pressure. Through hormonal signals, the kidneys control the ...Read more


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Does exforge (amlodipine and valsartan) 160/5 has any side effects on kidney?

Does exforge (amlodipine and valsartan) 160/5 has any side effects on kidney?

Kidney side effects: V has a renal protective effect on patients who have proteinuria (p) as it reduces it. A increases blood flow (ibf) to the kidney and can cause, because of this ibc, more proteinuria. V cannot be given in patients with a renal artery stenosis, as it causes an elevation of creatinine which is reversible once v is stopped. V and a work well together in most patients with no loss of kidney function. ...Read more

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Is animal flex, for example like Universal Animal Flex, has any side effects on kidney or liver or anything? N.B: I lift heavy weights.

Is animal flex, for example like Universal Animal Flex, has any side effects on kidney or liver or anything? N.B: I lift heavy weights.

Neither harmful nor: Particularly effective. Peer-reviewed, scientific evidence is lacking for most of these products. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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What are the side effects for kidney donors?

What are the side effects for kidney donors?

Complications: You will have pain and a certain period of recovery from the surgery, that is expected. There are complications that may develop. These inclue bleeding, damage to internal organs or need for dialysis. Death is also a rare but potenital complication. ...Read more

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Can there be any kidney related side effects?

Can there be any kidney related side effects?

Many medications: Antibiotics like gentamicin, vancomycin; non-steroidal anti inflammatory drugs (nsaids) such as aspirin, tylenol, (acetaminophen) Ibuprofen & other types of medication such as Methotrexate can cause all cause kidney damage & add to any pre-existing damage. Some can cause kidney stones when improperly used like diuretics-lasix or chlorthiazides, excess laxative use, antacids like magnesium triplicate & others. ...Read more

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What are common negative side effects of having one kidney?

What are common negative side effects of having one kidney?

Not much: It can serve forever if you take good care of it. The disadvantage is that if you get a chronic kidney disease, the longevity of having one kidney function is less than that of 2 kidney functions. Not your survival, the kidney function survival is what's at stake if you develop a disease in it. Kidney donors' function survival is excellent because they go through work up to ensure appropriateness. ...Read more

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Bodybuilding supplements should it affect kidneys or does it have any side effects?

Possibly: There are many different types of bodybuilding supplements (i.e. Creatine, amino acids, protein supplements, glutamine, etc) so it's hard to answer this question. In general terms, anything that's taken into the body can have potential side effects or, if taken long term, eventually affect the kidneys and/or liver. ...Read more

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Does the dye put for doing angio safe for kidneys. Are there any side effects. How long will it take for dye to be cleaned from the body. Thanks.

Dye for angiogram: 43F from CA asks bout dye and safety for kidneys. They do not use a 'dye". It is a contrast material not a dye. Called a dye by the uninitiated. Got chewed out for this as medical student by radiologist in 1963
Some are and some are not so need which one they are using. Most are peed out by 24 hours. Ask your Dr if you are at increased risk of a problem due to your total medical story. ...Read more

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I am taking levocetrizine montelukast tab. Everyday for allergic purpose. And I want to know any side effects on taking everyday fr kidney or anything?

Drug safety: Both medications are very safe to take long term and can be used even in pediatric patients as young as 12 months old ...Read more

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I am type 2 diabetic. I have been given glycomet 250 but my fasting level is still 160 and pp of 280. A new medicine, with no side effects to kidneys.

I am type 2 diabetic. I have been given glycomet 250 but my fasting level is still 160 and pp of 280. A new medicine, with no side effects to kidneys.

Increase metformin: Or add januvia (sitagliptin). Keeping in mind that diet and exercise are just as important as medications in controlling the blood sugar levels. Use your doctor and nutritionist for feedback. ...Read more

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Is there any side effects of eating almonds daily if I have kidney stone?

Is there any side effects of eating almonds daily if I have kidney stone?

No: If you have calcium, cystine, or triple-phosphate stones, no. If you have uric acid stones, also no, though you may have been advised to restrict your diet to keep purine intake low. Almonds aren't loaded with purines. You can probably ignore stuff about "acid / alkaline forming foods" from kidney-stone websites; stay hydrated and comply with the rest of your rx. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of valsartan and amlodipine (exforge) on kidney?

What are the side effects of valsartan and amlodipine (exforge) on kidney?

Kidney side effects: V has a renal protective effect on patients who have proteinuria (p) as it reduces it. A increases blood flow (ibf) to the kidney and can cause, because of this ibc, more proteinuria. V cannot be given in patients with a renal artery stenosis, as it causes an elevation of creatinine which is reversible once v is stopped. V and a work well together in most patients with no loss of kidney function. ...Read more

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Is one of Prozac (fluoxetine) side effects could be related to kidneys and could Prozac (fluoxetine) affect them?

Is one of Prozac (fluoxetine) side effects could be related to kidneys and could Prozac (fluoxetine) affect them?

No: There are no Prozac side effects that are renal in nature. Additionally, even in patients with renal failure, Prozac appears to be safe and effective. These data suggest that the efficacy of fluoxetine in patients with renal failure undergoing hemodialysis is comparable to that in patients with normal kidney function. Www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmed/8666216. ...Read more

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What is the safest contrast agent for a child for an MRI of kidneys? Very concerned about side effects. How can we mitigate risk of contrast?

What is the safest contrast agent for a child for an MRI of kidneys? Very concerned about side effects. How can we mitigate risk of contrast?

Very safe: All fda approved MRI contrast agents are very safe in people with adequate renal function. Much safer than ct contrast. The incidence of serious allergic reactions is around 1:10, 000. If the renal function is significantly decreased (glomerular filtration rate of less than 30 ml/min), then MRI contrast is contraindicated and should not be used. ...Read more

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I have cystinuria and my kidney function is always high. What are the health risks-side effects of high kidney function over an extended period?

I have cystinuria and my kidney function is always high. What are the health risks-side effects of high kidney function over an extended period?

Kidney Failure: As you may know Cystinuria is a genetic disorder which leads to increased Cystine in the urine and cystine stones (a type of kidney stone) in the urinary tract. If your kidney function is impaired you should definitely be closely watched by a kidney specialist (Nephrologist) who can monitor and try to minimize the damage to your kidneys. The risk is failure and need for long term dialysis. ...Read more

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Dr put me on Ciprofloxacin for kidney pain im scared to take it due to the side effects im a diabetic its alot of side effects. What can I take nstead?

Dr put me on Ciprofloxacin for kidney pain im scared to take it due to the side effects im a diabetic its alot of side effects. What can I take nstead?

Ciprofloxacin: The side-effect profile of cipro (ciprofloxacin) or the other fluorinated quinolones should not prevent you from taking it therapeutically. The benefits usually far outweigh the risks. Any medication will have an extensive list of possible side-effects attached, but that does not necessarily mean that they occur frequently. No idea what you can take alternatively since do not know what is causing the UTI. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of a tattoo during kidney disease?

What are the side effects of a tattoo during kidney disease?

I know of none: The blogs are full of people with transplants who've been warned not to get inked, but a search of the nih database shows not a single study or case report about any danger. You want to be inked by somebody who's professional, who shows you the safety procedures. The usual rules -- no ink until you're 30, and only if you've wanted exactly the same tat though the past five years. ...Read more

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I've had a kidney transplant in the year 2005, I've been on tacrolimus since 2008. Can you please tell me the major side effects of the drug?

I've had a kidney transplant in the year 2005, I've been on tacrolimus since 2008. Can you please tell me the major side effects of the drug?

Adverse effects: Some side effects include headache, elevated blood pressure, insomnia, rash, metabolic abnormalities, diarrhea, abdominal pain, nausea, constipation, low red or white blood cell count, liver and kidney problems, infection, diabetes mellitus, and weakness. ...Read more

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The side effects of taking daily lysine, like kidney failure and nephritis, how often they occur, what can I do not to suffer this consecuences?

The side effects of taking daily lysine, like kidney failure and nephritis, how often they occur, what can I do not to suffer this consecuences?

Why lysine?: Good sources of lysine are high-protein foods such as eggs, red meat, lamb, pork, and poultry, soy, beans and peas, cheese and fish such as cod and sardines. There has been a case report of fanconi's syndrome due to long term use of high dose lysine, but no other renal impairment. Not recommended to be taken if you already have renal impairment. Stop taking supplements and eat a healthy diet. ...Read more

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I am 16 years old is it safe to take mass gainer like bsn true mass 1200 or on serious mass? Or it has any side effects on my height growth or kidney?

I am 16 years old is it safe to take mass gainer like bsn true mass 1200 or on serious mass? Or it has any side effects on my height growth or kidney?

Supplements: Are not medications and are not regulated by the fda, they don't go through stringent standards. They can bring you more harm than good. Eat regular diet, lift weights with someone experienced and you will see results. ...Read more

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Side effects of kayexalate (sodium polystyrene sulfonate) powder for kidney patient?

Side effects of kayexalate (sodium polystyrene sulfonate) powder for kidney patient?

Side effects: Common reactions are nausea and gastric irritation. In serious cases, you could have severely low potassium levels, intestinal obstruction/necrosis, and perforation of the bowel wall. ...Read more

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Which medication controls or cures fifficult hypertension with the least amount of dangerous side effects to liver, kidneys, muscles...all body parts?

Which medication controls or cures fifficult hypertension with the least amount of dangerous side effects to liver, kidneys, muscles...all body parts?

Depends: There is no single medication that does everything. All BP meds lower BP about 10 points or so with individual differences. The best one for you depends on what other health issues you may have: kidney disease? Angina? Congestive heart failure? Diabetes? Prostate enlargement? There are different best BP meds for each. ...Read more

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Which one of CCB is better for kidney protection, Bp, ankle swelling, side effects and overall safety amlodipine or Lecarnidipine?

Which one of CCB is better for kidney protection, Bp, ankle swelling, side effects and overall safety amlodipine or Lecarnidipine?

Neither for kidney: Amlodipine and Lercandipine are dihydropyridines. They both can cause or increase fluid retention (edema).
Neither of these agents protects kidney function if there is proteinuria present, but ACE's or ARB's will slow progression of CKD and they don't cause edema. Diltiazem and Verapamil are non dihydropyridine calcium channel blockers that don't cause edema. ...Read more