Useful information about drugs frequently used to treat kidney disease is available here.

Topics included on each page may include:

Drug Class – What type of drug is this?
Mechanism of Action –How does this drug work? What is it for?
Dosage Regimens – When & how should this drug be taken?
Contraindications – What are reasons that the drug should not be taken?
Common Side Effects – What are some common complications one may experience while taking this drug?

Drug Interactions – Negative reactions that could occur when taken with other drugs

Patient Instructions – Important things the patient should know when taking this medication

Azathioprine

Corticosteroids

Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan®)