Evidence Data: Question 1 : Dosing regimes in renal impairment can be altered in one of three ways. Give an example of a drug where these alterations...
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Evidence Data:
Question 1 :
Dosing regimes in renal impairment can be altered in one of three ways. Give an example of a drug
where these alterations may be necessary:
a) The drug dose remains the same but there is a requirement to reduce the interval of administration.
(e.g. 500mg TDS to BD)
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Question 2 :
b) The drug dose is decreased but the interval of administration remains the same. (e.g. % of the drug
dose is decreased but the interval between doses remains the same)
Answer :
Question 3 :
c) The drug dose will be decreased but the interval between administration is increased. (e.g. dose
reduced by 50%, administered every 12 hours rather than every 8 hours)
Answer :
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