Some medicines make it more likely that you will develop a specific type of kidney stone.
Medicines that make you more likely to develop calcium stones include:
Vitamins C and D can increase your risk of calcium stones when you take more than the daily recommendations.
Medicines that make you more likely to develop uric acid stones include:
Some medicines will result in your body making kidney stones. These include:
|Primary Medical Reviewer||E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine|
|Specialist Medical Reviewer||Tushar J. Vachharajani, MD, FASN, FACP - Nephrology|
|Last Revised||May 2, 2013|
Last Revised: May 2, 2013
Author: Healthwise Staff
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