Rainer Nowack

Summary

Affiliation: Center for Nephrology and Dialysis
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Impact of food and herbal medication on calcineurin inhibitor dose in renal transplant patients: a cross-sectional study
    Rainer Nowack
    Center for Nephrology and Dialysis, Lindau Bodensee, Germany
    J Med Food 14:756-60. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Pancytopenia with severe thrombocytopenia in a patient treated with twice-weekly LDL-apheresis by polyacrylate adsorption from whole blood
    Rainer Nowack
    Nephrology Dialysis centre Lindau, Friedrichshafener Str 82, Lindau D 88131, Germany
    J Clin Apher 25:77-80. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Cranial nerve palsy in Wegener's granulomatosis--lessons from clinical cases
    Rainer Nowack
    Nephrology Dialysis centre Lindau, Friedrichshafener Str 82, 88131, Lindau, Germany
    J Neurol 256:299-304. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Complementary and alternative medications consumed by renal patients in southern Germany
    Rainer Nowack
    Center for Nephrology and Dialysis Lindau Bodensee, Lindau, Germany
    J Ren Nutr 19:211-9. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Cranberry juice for prophylaxis of urinary tract infections--conclusions from clinical experience and research
    Rainer Nowack
    Centers for Nephrology Dialysis, Lindau and Weinheim, Germany
    Phytomedicine 15:653-67. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Herb-drug interactions in nephrology: documented and theoretical
    R Nowack
    Center for Nephrology and Dialysis, Lindau, Germany
    Clin Nephrol 69:319-25. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Review article: cytochrome P450 enzyme, and transport protein mediated herb-drug interactions in renal transplant patients: grapefruit juice, St John's Wort - and beyond!
    Rainer Nowack
    Center for Nephrology and Dialysis, Lindau Bodensee, Germany
    Nephrology (Carlton) 13:337-47. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Cranberry juice-- a well-characterized folk-remedy against bacterial urinary tract infection
    Rainer Nowack
    Dialysis Center Lindau, Lindau, Germany
    Wien Med Wochenschr 157:325-30. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Hypophosphatemia and hungry bone syndrome in a dialysis patient with secondary hyperparathyroidism treated with cinacalcet--proposal for an improved monitoring
    Rainer Nowack
    Dialysis Center Lindau Bodensee, Germany
    Clin Lab 52:583-7. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Herbal teas interfere with cyclosporin levels in renal transplant patients
    Rainer Nowack
    Dialysis Center, Lindau Bodensee, Germany
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:2554-6. 2005

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Impact of food and herbal medication on calcineurin inhibitor dose in renal transplant patients: a cross-sectional study
    Rainer Nowack
    Center for Nephrology and Dialysis, Lindau Bodensee, Germany
    J Med Food 14:756-60. 2011
    ..The study demonstrates that as yet unnoticed herbal interactions with CNI can be detected by detailed dietary analysis, but that the overall impact on maintenance doses of CNI appears to be low...
  2. doi request reprint Pancytopenia with severe thrombocytopenia in a patient treated with twice-weekly LDL-apheresis by polyacrylate adsorption from whole blood
    Rainer Nowack
    Nephrology Dialysis centre Lindau, Friedrichshafener Str 82, Lindau D 88131, Germany
    J Clin Apher 25:77-80. 2010
    ..Monitoring of thrombocytes should be advised in patients treated with LDL-apheresis by polyacrylate adsorption from whole blood...
  3. doi request reprint Cranial nerve palsy in Wegener's granulomatosis--lessons from clinical cases
    Rainer Nowack
    Nephrology Dialysis centre Lindau, Friedrichshafener Str 82, 88131, Lindau, Germany
    J Neurol 256:299-304. 2009
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  4. doi request reprint Complementary and alternative medications consumed by renal patients in southern Germany
    Rainer Nowack
    Center for Nephrology and Dialysis Lindau Bodensee, Lindau, Germany
    J Ren Nutr 19:211-9. 2009
    ..Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is frequently used in the general population, yet scant data are available regarding the prevalence of these medications in patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD)...
  5. doi request reprint Cranberry juice for prophylaxis of urinary tract infections--conclusions from clinical experience and research
    Rainer Nowack
    Centers for Nephrology Dialysis, Lindau and Weinheim, Germany
    Phytomedicine 15:653-67. 2008
    ..The use of cranberry products appears to be safe and provide additional benefits by anti-oxidant and cholesterol-lowering activity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Herb-drug interactions in nephrology: documented and theoretical
    R Nowack
    Center for Nephrology and Dialysis, Lindau, Germany
    Clin Nephrol 69:319-25. 2008
    ..For better future detection and handling of herb-drug interactions, physicians should expand their knowledge about phytochemicals in herbs and foods...
  7. doi request reprint Review article: cytochrome P450 enzyme, and transport protein mediated herb-drug interactions in renal transplant patients: grapefruit juice, St John's Wort - and beyond!
    Rainer Nowack
    Center for Nephrology and Dialysis, Lindau Bodensee, Germany
    Nephrology (Carlton) 13:337-47. 2008
    ..To survey the evidence for plant-products to modify cytochrome P450 enzyme, and transport protein mediated drug metabolism in renal transplant patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cranberry juice-- a well-characterized folk-remedy against bacterial urinary tract infection
    Rainer Nowack
    Dialysis Center Lindau, Lindau, Germany
    Wien Med Wochenschr 157:325-30. 2007
    ..The anti-adhesion effect of cranberry-proanthocyandins can also be applied for treatment of other common diseases of bacterial pathogenesis, e.g. Helicobacter pylori-associated gastritis and dental caries/periodontal disease...
  9. ncbi request reprint Hypophosphatemia and hungry bone syndrome in a dialysis patient with secondary hyperparathyroidism treated with cinacalcet--proposal for an improved monitoring
    Rainer Nowack
    Dialysis Center Lindau Bodensee, Germany
    Clin Lab 52:583-7. 2006
    ..5 to 0.7 mmol/1). We recommend that the laboratory monitoring of cinacalcet-treated patients should include phosphate levels and not only intact PTH and calcium, as currently suggested...
  10. ncbi request reprint Herbal teas interfere with cyclosporin levels in renal transplant patients
    Rainer Nowack
    Dialysis Center, Lindau Bodensee, Germany
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:2554-6. 2005
  11. ncbi request reprint Scleroderma-like syndrome triggered by gadolinium
    Rainer Nowack
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:3344. 2006
  12. ncbi request reprint Treatment of refractory Wegener's granulomatosis with antithymocyte globulin (ATG): an open study in 15 patients
    Wilhelm H Schmitt
    Fifth Department of Medicine, University Hospital Mannheim of the University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Kidney Int 65:1440-8. 2004
    ..Anecdotal data suggest that antithymocyte globulin (ATG) may be a treatment option for these patients. We now describe 15 patients treated with ATG for refractory Wegener's granulomatosis...
  13. ncbi request reprint 15-Deoxyspergualin in patients with refractory ANCA-associated systemic vasculitis: a six-month open-label trial to evaluate safety and efficacy
    Rainer Birck
    Department of Nephrology, University Hospital Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:440-7. 2003
    ..It is concluded that treatment with DSG is successful in patients with refractory Wegener granulomatosis under careful monitoring of WBC count...