Tag: "hyperphosphatemia" at medical news
Fosrenol data show evidence of trends towards improved bone formation in CKD stage 5 patients
...chronic kidney disease (CKD) Stage 5 patients with hyperphosphatemia
(high phosphorus levels in the blood), according t... hyperphosphatemia. Without effective treatment, hyperphosphatemia
may lead to renal osteodystrophy, a collection of bone diseases characterized by bone pain, brittle ...
Katie Lee Joel joins Kidney Friendly Comfort Foods program
... diet, because most dialysis patients will develop hyperphosphatemia
(high serum phosphorus levels in the blood). Exce...ction and dialysis alone, and they generally treat hyperphosphatemia
by taking phosphate binders at meals and snacks. Phosphate binders "soak up" phosphorus in the gast...
FOSRENOL significantly reduces tablet burden for end-stage renal patients with hyperphosphatemia
...rs in a naturalistic study. "Successfully managing hyperphosphatemia
is a challenge for most ESRD patients due to the exceedingly restrictive diet they must follow and the high tablet burden associated with traditional phosphate binder therapies," said Nirupama Vemuri, MD, South Florida Nephrology Group, Coral Springs...
Higher dose formulation of FOSRENOL approved to reduce serum phosphorus in esrd patients
...ients on dialysis in the United States may develop hyperphosphatemia
(high phosphorus levels in the blood) and up to 70...d phosphate binders. Without effective treatment, hyperphosphatemia
may lead to increased rates of death, renal bone disease, hyperparathyroidism and calcification of t...