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Analgesic nephropathy

  • Alternative Names

    Phenacetin nephritis; Nephropathy - analgesic


    Prevention

    Follow the directions of the health care provider when using medications, including OTC medications. Do not exceed the recommended dose of medications without the supervision of the health care provider.


    References

    In: Brenner BM, ed. Brenner: Brenner and Rector's the Kidney. 8th ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Saunders Elsevier; 2007:chap 30.