Sevelamer (Renagel, Renvela)

Indications


Contraindications

  • Hypophosphatemia (see Hypophosphatemia, [[Hypophosphatemia]])
  • Bowel Obstruction

Pharmacology

  • Phosphate Binder (see Phosphate Binders, [[Phosphate Binders]]): when taken with meals, sevelamer binds to dietary phosphate and prevents intestinal absorption

Administration

  • PO:

Adverse Effects

Cardiovascular Adverse Effects

Gastrointestinal Adverse Effects


References

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