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Acidosis Summary

Description: A pathologic condition of acid accumulation or depletion of base in the body. The two main types are RESPIRATORY ACIDOSIS and metabolic acidosis, due to metabolic acid build up.

Also Known As: Metabolic Acidosis; Acidoses; Acidoses, Metabolic; Acidosis, Metabolic; Metabolic Acidoses

Networked: 11068 relevant articles (408 outcomes, 742 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Acidosis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Lactic Acid : 33 outcomes 67 studies in 1300 results : FDA 4 Generic
  2. Oxygen : 26 outcomes 34 studies in 497 results : IBA
  3. Sodium Bicarbonate (Baking Soda) : 24 outcomes 25 studies in 355 results : FDA 38 Generic
  4. Glucose (Dextrose) : 20 outcomes 27 studies in 453 results : FDA 175 Generic
  5. Calcium : 13 outcomes 34 studies in 486 results : IBA
  6. Potassium : 11 outcomes 18 studies in 381 results : IBA
  7. Adenosine Triphosphate (ATP) : 11 outcomes 15 studies in 330 results : IBA
  8. Creatinine : 11 outcomes 7 studies in 189 results : IBA
  9. Insulin (Novolin) : 10 outcomes 10 studies in 233 results : FDA 2
  10. Tromethamine (Trometamol) : 10 outcomes 6 studies in 67 results : FDA 1
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Diseases Related to Acidosis

  1. Anoxia (Hypoxia)
  2. Hyperkalemia
  3. Ischemia
  4. Hypotension (Low Blood Pressure)
  5. Hypercapnia
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Key Therapies for Acidosis

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  1. Resuscitation : 17 outcomes 13 studies in 249 results
  2. Renal Dialysis (Hemodialysis) : 9 outcomes 12 studies in 207 results
  3. Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis (CAPD) : 7 outcomes 5 studies in 21 results
  4. Artificial Respiration (Mechanical Ventilation) : 6 outcomes 8 studies in 98 results
  5. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) : 6 outcomes 5 studies in 71 results
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