Medicines for people having dialysis - Kidney Care UK

Medicines for people having dialysis

Medicines can be used to help with your symptoms if you are having haemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis. This leaflet is designed to give you more information about some of your most commonly prescribed medicines and some of their possible side effects.

Publication date: 09/2023

Review date: 09/2026

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Medicines for people having dialysis - Kidney Care UK


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