Hypertension and nephrology

[Risk of drug-drug interactions in hemodialyzed patien]

SZABÓ Alexandra1, HARIS Ágnes2

DECEMBER 20, 2021

Hypertension and nephrology - 2021;25(06)

DOI: https://doi.org/10.33668/hn.25.021

[Hemodialysis patients usually need large number of medications fór treatment of their multiple comorbidities. Because of the polypharmacy we have to count on several drug-drug interactions, which might necessitate modification of types and dosages of drugs, based on the patient's actual condition and current treatment. The use of anticoagulants causes everyday problems, because these drugs have high pharmacokinetics potency, and on the other hand their administration is indispensable. In our investigation we aimed to analyze the drug therapy of chronic hemodialysis patients in the Szent Margit Hospital Taraba István Dialysis Unit, and present the clinical pharmacist's role in the hospital team.]

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  1. Szent Margit Kórház, Központi Gyógyszertár és Taraba István Művese Állomás, Budapest
  2. Péterfy Kórház-Rendelőintézet, I. Belgyógyászat-Nefrológia-Gasztroenterológia Osztály, Budapest

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