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Renal therapeutics: part two

Part two of this renal therapeutics CPPE module looks at the effects of medicines and how ADME are affected in patients.

Welcome to the second module in our series looking at renal therapeutics. It is based on the Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education (CPPE) e-course on Fundamentals of renal therapeutics, and is designed to give pharmacy technicians an overview and better understanding of this area of practice.

Learning objectives:

After reading this module you will be able to:

  • Understand how ADME are affected in patients
  • Be aware of the effects of medicines on the kidneys 
  • Have an understanding of which medicines are high-risk with renal impairment.

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