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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

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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Can there be any side effects of a cardiac stent?

Can there be any side effects of a cardiac stent?

Stent: There are no side effects to a coronary stent once implanted and no complications of the implant. Side effects are not unusual from the drugs we use to keep the stent from reoccluding however. ...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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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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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 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 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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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

Stenting (Definition)

In general, a stent is a metal tube used to keep a vessel open. Stents can be placed in a huge number of places, including blood vessels, bile ducts, even in the colon ...Read more