COMPARISON OF EFFICACY AND SAFETY OF PREGABALIN AND GABAPENTIN FOR THE TREATMENT OF UREMIC PRURITUS.
- At: 2019 FIP Congress in AbuDhabi (United Arab Emirates)
- Type: Poster
- By: SUNNY, Anjali (ACADEMY OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES,PARIYARAM, PHARMACY PRACTICE, India)
- Co-author(s): Anjali sunny: PHARMACY PRACTICE, ACADEMY OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES, PARIYARAM, KANNUR, India
Rajesh peringanazhi kunnath: nephrology, government medical college, ernakulam, India
Ashima raveendran: clinical pharmacy, genesis hospital, kannur, India
Kiron sadanandan: pharmacy practice, ACADEMY OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES, PARIYARAM, KANNUR, India
No major renal societies have created guidelines for the management of uremic pruritus in haemodialysis patients. In patients with CKD and itching that persists despite attempts to correct calcium and phosphate balance and treatment with emollient creams, Gabapentin is the first drug of choice based upon the results of a controlled trial... The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.