The list of drugs that are a threat to the health of your kidneys is very long, but in this article we will present you the top 10 most harmful ones. They are divided into categories. Take a look and next time be more cautious before taking any medication.
Vancomycin, sulfonamides, ciprofloxacin and methicilin.
Acetaminophen, aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen.
These medications are a special type of NSAIDs, that are considered to be safer for the stomach, but in fact are damaging your kidneys.
Omeprazole (Prilosec), pantoprazole (Protonics), raberprazol (Rabecid), esomeprazole (Nexium), lansoprazole (Prevacid).
Aciclovyr, tenofovir and indinavir.
High blood pressure medications
Rheumatoid arthritis drugs
Chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine, infliximab (Remicade).
Bipolar disorder medications
Phenytoin (Dilantin), trimethadione (Tridione).
Mitomycin C, cyclosporine, tacrolimus, interferons, pamidronate, cisplatin, bevacizumab, quinine, as well as propylthiouracil, used for treating overactive thyroid.