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How can the excretion of digoxin work in a patient with kidney failure?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: 16%

16 % of digoxin is metabolized by the liver. In complete renal failure, not on dialysis, the dose is given every 3-4 days.
Dose is adjusted by measured levels.

In brief: 16%

16 % of digoxin is metabolized by the liver. In complete renal failure, not on dialysis, the dose is given every 3-4 days.
Dose is adjusted by measured levels.
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