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What pain medication can I take while i'm on kidney dialysis?

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Dr. Anthony Cusano
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
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In brief: Safe pain meds

The safest is tylenol (acetaminophen).
Narcotics used properly are safe. Nsaids like Motrin allege and Aspirin are risky.

In brief: Safe pain meds

The safest is tylenol (acetaminophen).
Narcotics used properly are safe. Nsaids like Motrin allege and Aspirin are risky.
Dr. Anthony Cusano
Dr. Anthony Cusano
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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management

In brief: Kidney dialysis

Really any type of medication.
I would avoid medication like nsaids and those that require liver cytochrome enzymes for metabolism.

In brief: Kidney dialysis

Really any type of medication.
I would avoid medication like nsaids and those that require liver cytochrome enzymes for metabolism.
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
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