Analgesic nephropathy

Phenacetin nephritis; Nephropathy - analgesic

Analgesic nephropathy involves damage to one or both kidneys caused by overexposure to mixtures of medicines, especially over-the-counter pain medicines (analgesics).

Male urinary system

The urinary system is made up of the kidneys, ureters, urethra and bladder.

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Outlook (Prognosis)

Possible Complications

When to Contact a Medical Professional

Prevention