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2014-09-30 12:26:18

Phosphate Binder Combination Use in Dialysis is Low, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that through examination of U.S. patient-level claims data, anemic chronic kidney disease non-dialysis (CKD-ND) patients are not highly persistent with their erythropoiesis-stimulating agent (ESA) medication. In addition, one-year persistency is similar between Amgen's Aranesp and Janssen's Procrit....

2012-07-20 12:16:47

Longest placebo-controlled trial of phosphate binders conducted to date challenges the drugs' utility Highlights: -Phosphate binders, drugs commonly prescribed to patients with chronic kidney disease, may not be as effective as previously thought. -Phosphate binders may have negative effects on cardiovascular health. -Additional studies are needed on the safety and effectiveness of these drugs. Drugs commonly prescribed to patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) may not be as...

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