TOP TEN DRUGS THAT CAUSE KIDNEY DAMAGE: PLEASE SHARE FOR INFORMATION

It's only fair to share...Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterPin on PinterestShare on LinkedInPrint this page

Numerous prescription and over-the-counter drugs can damage your kidneys – the list is so long that we can write a book on it! However, we’ve made a list of the most dangerous drugs for your kidneys divided by types – take a look at it below.

  1. Antibiotics – sulfonamides, ciprofloxcacin, vancomycin and methicillin.
  2. Analgesics – acetaminophen and various NSAIDs such as ibuprofen, aspirin and naproxen.
  3. COX-2 inhibitors – valdecoxib (brand name Bextra), rofecoxib (brand name Vioxx), celecoxib (brand name Celebrex).
  4. Heartburn medications – pantoprazole, rabeprazol, omeprazole, lansoprazole, esomeprazole.
  5. Antiviral drugs – acyclovir (brand name Zovirax), indinavir and tenofovir.
  6. High blood pressure medications – captopril (Capoten).
  7. Rheumatoid arthritis drugs – these drugs include infliximab as well as chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine which are used for systemic lupus and rheumatoid arthritis.
  8. Bipolar disorder medications – lithium.
  9. Anticonvulsants – phenytoin (Dilantin) and trimethadione.
  10. Chemotherapy drugs – carboplatin, pamidronate, cisplatin, interferons, tacrolimus, cyclosporine, mitomycin C, bevacizumab as well as propylthiouracil which is used to treat overactive thyroid

Source:http://bookforhealthylifeandfood.com

It's only fair to share...Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterPin on PinterestShare on LinkedInPrint this page

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Close