Drugs That Can Harm Your Kidneys

All the drugs that you ingest into your mouth go through your kidneys. If you don’t follow the instructions from your doctor, or if you use illegal drugs, you could be causing harm to your kidneys. Here are some drugs that can harm your kidneys:

Pain Killers
When taken in huge amounts, pain medications such as aspirin, ibuprofen, and acetaminophen can cause damages to your kidneys. You are not supposed to use such drugs every day or regularly without contacting your healthcare provider. Regular use of pain medications is to blame for the thousands of Americans with damaged kidneys. Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs) inhibit the proper functioning of the kidneys….Readmore