I reading conflicting information about whether Lisinopril is good or bad for the kidneys. I was put on Lisinopril for CKD. But I’ve been reading about people who got kidney damage from taking Lisinopril which is it?


Ask the Doctor

Lisinopril is an ACE-inhibitor that is used to preserve kidney function in patients who have chronic kidney disease. It may rarely cause acute kidney damage in the case of artery blockage to both kidneys, very severe heart failure, or allergic reaction. In most cases, Lisinopril is good for kidney patients.

View original post

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: