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Monosodium phosphate/disodium phosphate

Phosphate nephropathy: 5 case reports
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An event is serious (based on the ICH definition) when the patient outcome is:

  • * death

  • * life-threatening

  • * hospitalisation

  • * disability

  • * congenital anomaly

  • * other medically important event

In a case report, five patients (3 women and 2 men) aged 62−86 years were described, who developed phosphate nephropathy following the administration of monosodium phosphate/disodium phosphate [Fosfosoda] during colonoscopy [dosage not stated].

Case 1: A 72-year-old man developed phosphate nephropathy following the administration of monosodium phosphate/disodium phosphate. The man was referred to the nephrology department after elevation was noted in his plasma creatinine at 6.2 mg/dL (baseline 1.2 mg/dL), uric acid of 10.5 mg/dL and phosphorous of 5.6 mg/dL. His medical history was significant for arterial hypertension (under treatment with olmesartan and hydrochlorothiazide) and prostate surgery. Additionally, he was receiving unspecified NSAIDs. One month prior to the...

Reference

  1. Garcia LC, et al. "Hidden" nephropathy after oral phosphate preparation to colonoscopy. Nefrologia 38: 442-443, No. 4, Jul-Aug 2018. Available from: URL: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.nefroe.2017.08.002 - Spain

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