Hong Kong Journal of Nephrology

Volume 5 Number 2, 2003

Recurrent Nephrotic Syndrome Induced by Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs

Man-Fai Lam, Sing-Leung Lui, Wai-Kei Lo

Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are well known potential nephrotoxic agents with a wide range of different effects on the kidney. One less commonly seen effect is nephrotic syndrome. The following case demonstrates the easily overlooked possibility of NSAIDs being a cause of nephrotic syndrome. [Hong Kong J Nephrology 2003;5(2):98-100]

Key words: nephrotic syndrome, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, NSAIDs

非類固醇抗發炎藥物 (NSAIDs) 公認具有潛在的腎臟毒性,可對腎臟造成多種不同的影響,包括較為少見的腎病症候群 (nephrotic syndrome)。以下的個案,說明了在腎病症候群的各種致病因素中,NSAIDs 是一個容易被忽略的成因。

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