Review: taking Renvela and Phoslo together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Renvela and Phoslo together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Renvela and Phoslo. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 84 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Renvela

Renvela has active ingredients of sevelamer carbonate. It is often used in hyperphosphataemia. (latest outcomes from Renvela 736 users)

Phoslo

Phoslo has active ingredients of calcium acetate. It is often used in blood phosphorus increased. (latest outcomes from Phoslo 2,920 users)

On Jul, 30, 2016

84 people who take Renvela, Phoslo are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Renvela and Phoslo drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • exfoliative rash
  • pruritus
1 - 6 months:
  • premature labour
  • death
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • twin pregnancy
not specified:
  • dry skin
  • oedema peripheral
  • skin induration
  • musculoskeletal stiffness
  • pruritus
  • joint range of motion decreased
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • pain
  • skin tightness
  • skin hypertrophy

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • musculoskeletal stiffness
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • pain
  • pain in extremity
  • skin tightness
  • skin induration
  • arthralgia
  • joint stiffness
  • skin hyperpigmentation
  • death
male:
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • pain
  • skin hypertrophy
  • skin tightness
  • dry skin
  • oedema peripheral
  • joint range of motion decreased
  • pruritus
  • general physical health deterioration
  • rash

Most common drug interactions by age *:

20-29:
  • chromatopsia
  • scotoma
  • vision blurred
30-39:
  • abasia
  • anhedonia
  • arthralgia
  • asthenia
  • back pain
  • balance disorder
  • chills
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • dry skin
  • dysstasia
40-49:
  • arthralgia
  • dry skin
  • erythema
  • extremity contracture
  • joint stiffness
  • musculoskeletal stiffness
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • pain
  • pruritus
  • pruritus generalised
50-59:
  • pain
  • drug ineffective
  • dry skin
  • general physical health deterioration
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • oedema peripheral
  • skin tightness
  • hernia
  • skin induration
  • fatigue
60+:
  • dyspnoea
  • peripheral arterial occlusive disease
  • pleural effusion
  • angioplasty
  • muscular weakness
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • pain
  • skin hypertrophy
  • coronary artery disease
  • cough

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Do you take Renvela and Phoslo?

On eHealthMe, Renvela (sevelamer carbonate) is often used to treat hyperphosphataemia. Phoslo (calcium acetate) is often used to treat blood phosphorus increased. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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