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Urea Overview

Urea, also known as carbamide, is an organic compound with chemical formula CO(NH2)2. This amide has two –NH2 groups joined by a carbonyl (C=O) functional group. Urea serves an important role in the metabolism of nitrogen-containing compounds by animals and is the main nitrogen-containing substance in the urine of mammals. It is a colorless, odorless solid, highly soluble in water, and practically non-toxic (LD50 is 15 g/kg for rats)[citation needed]. Dissolved in water...

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ketoanalogues ketosteril

ketosteril was prescribed by my doctor in treatment of suspected kidney failure. The drug is very expensive here in the philippines, is there any substitute for Ketosteril 600 which is much cheaper? ## What is ketosteril capsule? Is this really effective to avert renal failure. My mom's creatinine is 2.1 living on one kidney. She is hypertensive and with controlled diabeties. Thank you! ## As to what other medication options may be available in the Philippines, I am sorry, I can't help you. Have you tried asking the doctor or pharmacist? That said, I am also having a difficult time discovering information regarding its use and efficacy. I am very sorry. Does anyone else have any information that can help? ## KETOSTERIL? appears to be manufactured by Fresenius Kabi and contain: ...

Is ketosteril a drug to avoid dialysis

A 70 yr old lady lost the efficiency of both kidneys and was advised dialysis. But again doctors suggested to take KETOSTERIL for a month and can be observed for improvement of kidney function.Will the above named drug avoid dialysis ? ## Ketosteril contains Ketoanalogues and essential amino acids. It is commonly used in predialysis patients to try and improve renal function and avoid the need for dialysis. She should also be on a low-protein diet, while using this medication. Are there any questions or comments? ## soumen kar ## MY BOTH KIDNEYS ARE ALMOST 80% DAMAGE. I AM TAKING 2TAB OF KETOSTERIL THREE TIMES A DAY. MY CRETININE IS 4.89. DOCTOR TOLD ME THAT IN FUTURE I MIGHT REQUIRE DAILYSYS. SO IS THIS DOSE OF KETOSTRIL IS SUFFICIANT FOR ME OR SHOULD I ASK MY DOCTOR TO INCREASE THE DO...


side effects,how long one can take it and its role in polycystic kidney ## i want to know that does this drug have any preventive role in progressig renal failure due to polycysic kidney disease?what is its pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics?for how long one can take it?any side effects?effect on GFR? ## how how many days can i take nefrosave tablets for the kidney? what is the dosage? What are the side effects? please help me ## I want to know the details and side effects of the medicine. I have peptic ulcer problem. Can I take this medici ne. ## what is the role of nefrosave in protein urea is it safe and will prevent further kideny damage ## Hi Guys, My Father has chronic Kidney disease. and doctor suggested to have "Nefrosave". I would like to know how good this table is ...

Ketosteril Tablet

patient: female chronic renal disease gfr:6 age:60 crieatinine:9 blood urea:160 potassium :4 sodium :139 calcium:4 phosphorus:3.5 serium protien:3.5 general conditions:good no lower limb oedema What is the suitable dose of ketostrill for these examination results? ## can I know the mechanism of action and the suitable dose? I am a doctor from egypt and i need to know these informations to help me in discribing it for other patients. ## My wife is 53 years old with a kidney problem. Her blood urea is 140, creatinine 6.4, Hb 8, & ESR 70. She uses Ketosteril 1+1+1=3 per day for the last two months. Please advise medicine for reducing urea & creatinine levels. ## My creatinine level is 3.00. I have used 6 tabs 3 times daily. Kindly advise me. ## My mother's creatinine level is 2...

nefrosave tablet

My blood urea 70 & cretinine 2.5. Age 78. Should I take nephrosave? ## can a patient with Blood Urea 70mgs and creatinin 2.5 take the drug Nefrosave?will it be useful to reduce the urea and creatinin in this patient? ## Nefrosave contains n-acetylcysteine 150 mg and taurine 500 mg, it most commonly used as a detoxifying agent. As to whether or not it should be used by any particular individual, i cannot possibly make any suggestion. There are many factors that must be taken under consideration, such as their medical history, current medical conditions and any other medications being taken. What has the doctor suggested? ## is the tab. nefrosave is safe or has its side effect? ## My doctor prescribed the medicine-Nefrosave-500 for treatment of reducing albumin. My present report indi...

Urea Cream for Diabetic foot callus

One of the worst pains from diabetes is diabetic calluses on the bottom of the feet. Recently, maybe 6 months ago, I discovered a very hard callus on one of my diabetic feet. After the worst pain ever from a callus it grew to be about 2 inches by 3 inches & hurting worse & worse over time. Soon, I started walking on the sides of my feet without knowing it. However, I did realize that my feet were killing me. I bought a big 6 ounce tube of lotion for about $30 of Urea Cream from my foot doctor & it works. And this lotion has lasted forever. First of all my doc (professionally) shaved the bottom of the callous. Quick and easy. Then he recommended the lotion. It's called "Kera-42" by Clinical Therapeutic Solutions. It says "Urea 42%", so ultimately I think i...

Diacerein Side Effects

can a patient suffering from diabetese, blood pressure, kidney malfunction (creatine3.2,urea 105, potasium 4.7) with knee problem take diacerein (100gm) daily. if not whagt is the alternative. is it necessary to avoid taking diacerein when suffering from kidney malfunction.kindly advice ## Diacerein can be used by people with kidney problems that have decreased function, but your doctor does have to carefully consider the dosage. Normally they should only prescribe half the amount that they would for people that don't have kidney problems. Decreased kidney function causes the drug to reach higher plasma concentrations in the body and to be processed out much slower. Has your doctor prescribed this and is that same doctor aware of your kidney problem? ## What are the side effects of ...

Urea 40% lotion

My dermatologist prescribed Urea 40% lotion for Keratosis pilaris. Although, this condition no longer bothers me mentally/emotionally, like it did when I was younger now that I know there is a treatment for it I am interested in getting the prescription; however, even with insurance my cost for this lotion is $90. Are there any other cheaper options to treating this skin issue? I was told by my pharmacist lesser percentage Urea lotions are less than half the cost of my prescription. But are they worth trying? ## BADC, Hi there. Speaking from experience, the lesser % urea is basically useless. The 40% as you recall was an excellent topical solution for said conditions. A handful of patrons at our pharmacy opted for the lesser value OTC lotion; sadly each were very disappointed. Everyone ...

uses of nefrosave forte tablets

I am 47 years male and I have creatinin range 1.5 to 2.0 but blood urea is normal. I had been prescribed the tablet Nefrosave tablet (acetylene cysteine 300mg and pyridoxamine dihydrochloride 50mg) by doctor. I would like to know that is it safe to use for long time of 2 months or is it dangerous to use for kidney in future? Are there any side effects using nefrosave tablets in future or now? ## This is actually a nutritional suppplement, used to treat or prevent the medical conditions that can occur if you are deficient in these vital nutrients. Thus, the effects of long-term use have not been studied, however, they are generally considered safe, as long as you are not taking extremely high doses. The Acetylcysteine is even used to help treat Acetaminophen overdose. Read more: Are ther...

Is zoryl m1 can damage kidney.

Is zoryl m1 effect kidney? I have taken this medicine before breakfast . Pp 180 . Creatinine 1.2. urea 17. But left feet swelling occurs . ## Yes, it can, so your doctor should be monitoring and check such result regularly. If needed, there are medications they can prescribe to help protect kidney function. The U.S. FDA lists other typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, flatulence, stomach pain and hypoglycemia. Is there anything else I can help with?


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Cream: 10%, 20%, 22%, 30%, 40%, 5%
  • Emulsion: 40%
  • Gel: 40%, 50%
  • Injection: 40g, 40gm/vial
  • Lotion: 10%, 15%, 25%, 35%, 40%, 5%
  • Ointment: 10%, 20%, 40%
  • Paste: 50%
  • Shampoo: 10%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Urea: (82 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0259-1139 Aluvea 39 g/100g Topical Cream by Merz Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • 0316-7400 Rea Lo 40 400 mg/g Topical Cream by Crown Laboratories
  • 0316-7401 Rea Lo 40 400 mg/ml Topical Lotion by Crown Laboratories
  • 0316-7405 Rea Lo 39 390 mg/g Topical Cream by Crown Laboratories
  • 10481-3005 Gordons Urea 40 .4 g/g Topical Ointment by Gordon Laboratories
  • 15631-0449 Urea 1 [hp_x]/1 Oral Pellet by Rxhomeo Private Limited D.b.a. Rxhomeo, Inc
  • 16477-340 Urea Cream 40% Cream 40% 400 mg/g Topical Cream by Laser Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • 16477-341 Urea Cream 41% Cream 41% 410 mg/g Topical Cream by Laser Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • 23710-035 Hydro 35 35 g/100g Topical Aerosol, Foam by Quinnova Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 42192-101 Urea 50 g/100g Topical Emulsion by Acella Pharmaceuticals
  • 42192-115 Urea Hydrating Topical 35 g/100g Topical Aerosol, Foam by Acella Pharmaceuticals
  • 42192-707 Urea 400 mg/g Topical Solution by Acella Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • 42291-849 Urea 40 g/100g Topical Cream by Avkare, Inc.
  • 42361-043 Yougreen F 7.5 g/30g Topical Ointment by Dong Sung Pharm Co., Ltd.
  • 42494-337 Urea Gel 40% 400 mg/ml Topical Gel by Cameron Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • 42546-100 Cem-urea .45 ml/Ml Topical Solution by Prugen, Inc.
  • 42792-101 Urea 390 mg/g Topical Cream by Austin Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • 42792-108 Urea 400 mg/ml Topical Gel by Austin Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • 42808-200 Urea 500 mg/g Topical Cream by Exact-rx, Inc.
  • 42808-201 Urea 500 mg/g Topical Suspension by Exact-rx, Inc.
  • 62 more results ...

Other drugs which contain Urea or a similar ingredient: (25 results)

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Urea 40% lotion
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Urea Cream for Diabetic foot callus
One of the worst pains from diabetes is diabetic calluses on the bottom of the feet. Recently, maybe 6 months ago, I dis... 1 reply
High Urea
I am a 63 year old Indian (Asian) male. I have been taking medications for high BP for the past 15 years. Currently I am... 1 reply
Blood Urea Level And Kidney Function
I'm 29yr male and I have renal stone in both kidney sized 5mm. Today I have test my blood and urine and got the repo...
cefalexin and ureaplasma
Will cephalexin 500 mg capsule tid cure ureaplasma? ## Hello, Jordan! How are you? Yes, this is one of the antibiotics t... 1 reply
evion600mg capsules vitamin spesefic ureain vain uses work e specepic
I want to know about evion 600mg vitamin E .any side effeact of these tablete I need positive points in urain vains syst... 5 replies
urealac cream
reason prescribed ## is the cream urealac fda approved?... 1 reply
Urea beads for dermatitis
Are the urea beads advertised as used in tye-dying the same as ones prescribed to add to bath water for soaking?...
urea and swelling on ankl
i am having problem of urea/cr/ua---74.21/1.35/2.34...
urea beads
I was recently prescribed urea beads to put in my bath twice a week. Does anyone know about the purpose of these?...

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