Acute Kidney Failure Medications The patient may be given medicines to take care of the reason for the acute renal failure or even to prevent complications. Antibiotics: To avoid or treat infections Diuretics : Quickly increase urine output For example: Lasix , Bumex Other medications: To get rid of extra fluid and stop electrolyte imbalances Kayexalate can be used to decrease buildup of potassium Sodium bicarbonate can be used to decrease acid buildup.Some 61 % get worried that SENIORS shall bankrupt Social Protection, while 59 % believe the needs of aging Boomers might overload the healthcare system. Younger generations diverge from their elders in some key areas. Thirty-one % of Millennials believe that Boomers should be encouraged to retire, versus simply 8 % of the Silent-Greatest generation and 16 % of Boomers themselves. Likewise, 37 % of Millennials believe they should bear no responsibility to provide for retirees. The record details the results from a telephone survey taken between December 2 and December 8, 2010, of just one 1,029 adults in the continental U.S., and includes a margin of mistake of plus or minus 3 %age points..