no liver problems--he does not drink alcohol,his blood work is good, except for low protein and slightly elevated phosphorus, and slight anemia which is treated at clinic with erthyropoetin and iron.
please name some meds that are used successfully, to replace the clonidine (patches itch terribly, makes him sleepy), Norvasc makes him swell, and Toprol-delusions started when that was initiated.
what type of MD should we consult? nephrologist,cardiologist,hypertension specialist?
please explain why BP is so difficult to regulate--what are the possible causes?
is it possible the failed AV fistulas are having some effect?
should he be tested for narrowing of vessels?
should we seek help from the transplant center in our state?
what are best available sources for info?
could he be reacting to fluid or tubing?