Renal and urologic disorders

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20 January 2021dm+d: Unassigned

Summary of COVID-19 medicines guidance: Renal and urologic disorders

24 December 2020This page summarises and signposts to medicine related guidance we’re aware of from professional and government bodies relating to coronavirus and renal and urologic disorders.…

Summary of NICE guidance for Anaemia management in people with CKD

13 November 2020This edition of NICE Bites reflects current NICE guidance (as at November 2020). Please go to NICE to check for any updates to this guideline.…

Summary of NICE guidance for Hyperphosphataemia in CKD / Urinary incontinence

8 November 2020Since this edition of NICE Bites was published, NICE has indicated it is updating its recommendations on the cost-effectiveness of phosphate binders in this CKD…

Summary of NICE guidance for Chronic kidney disease

8 November 2020Since this edition of NICE Bites was published, NICE has indicated it is updating the recommendations on investigations for and classification of chronic kidney disease…

Summary of NICE guidance for LUTS in men / Constipation in children and young people

3 November 2020Since this edition of NICE Bites was published, NICE has updated these guidelines. CG97 includes a recommendation not to offer phosphodiesterase-5-inhibitors for the purpose of…

Summary of NICE guidance for Nocturnal enuresis

2 November 2020This edition of NICE Bites reflects current NICE guidance (as at November 2020) .Please go to NICE for any recent updates to this guideline. NICE…

Can oral bisphosphonates be given to people with renal impairment to treat osteoporosis?

9 July 2020In the main, bisphosphonates are not metabolised and are excreted unchanged in urine. Oral bisphosphonates are licensed for the primary and secondary prevention of osteoporotic…

Does horny goat weed have any clinically significant interactions?

3 May 2020Horny goat weed (Epimedium) is a herbal medicine that may comprise of mixtures of different related Epimedium species, which contain numerous and varied active constituents. …

How can hot flushes in men being treated for prostate cancer be managed?

28 April 2020This updated Medicines Q&A evaluates the available evidence for the different treatment options for hot flushes in men treated for prostate cancer