Lactic Acidosis

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Lactic Acidosis

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United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation

The United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation strives to promote research and education for the diagnosis, treatment and cures of mitochondrial disorders and to provide support to affected individuals and families.

Last Updated: 28 Jul 2015

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Lactic Acidosis" for support, advocacy or research.

United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation

The United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation strives to promote research and education for the diagnosis, treatment and cures of mitochondrial disorders and to provide support to affected individuals and families.

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Last Updated: 28 Jul 2015

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Lactic Acidosis" returned 307 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Risk of lactic acidosis in type 2 diabetes patients using metformin: A case control study.
 

Author(s): Abdellatif Aharaz, Anton Pottegård, Daniel Pilsgaard Henriksen, Jesper Hallas, Henning Beck-Nielsen, Annmarie Touborg Lassen

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Metformin constitutes first-line treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus. It is presumed to have lactic acidosis as a dangerous, but rare, side effect.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Case report: lactic acidosis and rhabdomyolysis during telbivudine and tenofovir treatment for chronic hepatitis B.
 

Author(s): Yue Ying, Yue-Kai Hu, Jia-Lin Jin, Ji-Ming Zhang, Wen-Hong Zhang, Yu-Xian Huang

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Current treatment options for chronic hepatitis B (CHB) are pegylated interferon alpha and nucleoside analogues (NAs). NAs have relatively fewer side effects than interferon alpha, and generally well tolerated. Previously 12.9% of patients on telbivudine treatment were reported to ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Metformin-associated lactic acidosis. Report of one case].
 

Author(s): Felipe Quintana, María José Pezzani, Rodrigo Orozco, Jorge Dreyse, Leonardo Soto, Tomás Regueira

Journal: Rev Med Chil. 2017 Aug;145(8):1072-1075.

 

Metformin-associated lactic acidosis is a severe and infrequent adverse event. Early diagnosis is essential to start an early treatment, which often has favorable results. We report a 56 years old non-insulin-requiring type 2 diabetic female who developed a severe metabolic acidosis ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Lactic Acidosis" returned 38 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Rhabdomyolysis, lactic acidosis, and multiple organ failure during telbivudine treatment for hepatitis B: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Jinxin Zheng, Minggui Deng, Xiaoliang Qiu, Zhong Chen, Duoyun Li, Xiangbin Deng, Qiwen Deng, Zhijian Yu

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Telbivudine can cause severe side effects, including myositis, neuritis, rhabdomyolysis, and lactic acidosis. However, reported cases of telbivudine leading to multiple organ failure are rare. Here, we report a case of telbivudine-induced severe polymyositis, lactic acidosis, and ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Serum lactate level and mortality in metformin-associated lactic acidosis requiring renal replacement therapy: a systematic review of case reports and case series.
 

Author(s): Hung-Chieh Yeh, I-Wen Ting, Ching-Wei Tsai, Jenn-Yu Wu, Chin-Chi Kuo

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The current practice concerning timing, mode, and dose of renal replacement therapy (RRT) in patients with metformin-associated lactic acidosis (MALA) with renal failure remains unknown. To investigate whether serum lactate level and prescription pattern of RRT are associated with ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Examining clinical similarities between myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome and D-lactic acidosis: a systematic review.
 

Author(s): Amy Wallis, Michelle Ball, Sandra McKechnie, Henry Butt, Donald P Lewis, Dorothy Bruck

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The pursuit for clarity in diagnostic and treatment pathways for the complex, chronic condition of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) continues. This systematic review raises a novel question to explore possible overlapping aetiology in two distinct conditions. ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Investigation of the Correlation Between Plasma Concentration of Linezolid Antibiotic and Treatment Response and Adverse Reactions
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Myelosuppression; Lactic Acidosis; Peripheral Neuropathy

 

Last Updated: 26 Apr 2017

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Lactate Acidosis in Postoperative Hearts
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Post-cardiac Surgery; Hyperlactatemia

 

Last Updated: 19 Jan 2018

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Thiamine vs. Placebo to Increase Oxygen Consumption After Cardiac Arrest
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cardiac Arrest; Shock; Lactic Acidosis; Thiamin Deficiency

 

Last Updated: 7 Sep 2017

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