Table 2 Duration of maintenance therapy for FRNS, SDNS, and SRNS after sustained remission

From: Practice variations in the management of childhood nephrotic syndrome in the Netherlands

Duration of maintenance therapy FRNS SDNS SRNS
6 months 4 (14%) 2 (10%) 1 (5%)
12 months 11 (38%) 9 (42%) 11 (52%)
24 months 11 (38%) 8 (38%) 8 (38%)
Between 12–24 months 1 (3%) 1 (5%)
Dependent on drug of choice 2 (7%) 1 (5%) 1 (5%)
  1. FRNS frequent relapsing nephrotic syndrome, SDNS steroid-dependent nephrotic syndrome, SRNS steroid-resistant nephrotic syndrome