Kidney Disease Information Center
Medication may also be given to pass some cases of kidney stones. In case the stones cause pain as it travels through the ureter, you might be prescribed with some painkillers such as Diclofenac, Acetaminophen, or Ibuprofen to have some relief. Apart from these pain killers, there are also some other medicines which may be recommended by your doctor to remove some types of kidney stones. Alpha blockers, Thiazide diuretic, Allopurinol, potassium citrate and sodium citrate, and some other medications are used to remove kidney stones.
Kidney failure is known to be a common complication of multiple myeloma. So, is there really a link between multiple myeloma and kidney failure? And if so, what is this connection that causes your kidneys to fail? Read on to know more.
Proper hydration, reducing sodium, cholesterol foods, smoking, drinking are the recommended lifestyle changes for lupus nephritis. Read on to know more.
The use of epsom salt bath, green tea, apple cider vinegar, flaxseeds is some of the alternative treatments for lupus nephritis. Read on to know more.
Glomerulosclerosis is also known as glomerular sclerosis which means the hardening of the glomeruli in the kidney. It is basically scarring in the tiny vessels called glomeruli. Glomerulosclerosis may be caused by a serious kidney disease known as Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis or FSGS. Know the causes, symptoms, treatment and diagnosis of Glomerulosclerosis.