I believe these results will return potassium-sparing
diuretics to prominence," said Dr.
diuretics, NSAIDs, ACE inhibitors, ARBs.
diuretics, potassium supplements, or potassium-containing salt substitutes may lead to significant increases in serum potassium.
The study authors suggested that the beneficial effect on urinary excretion could be similar to action of potassium-sparing
diuretics due to unchanged potassium levels in the Se-SM group.
Group 4 - Potassium-sparing
Triamterene, on the other hand, is an example of a potassium-sparing
The medicine is known as a potassium-sparing
diuretic because, unlike some other diuretics, it does not cause the body to lose potassium.
Differing effects of mineralocorticoid receptor-dependent and-independent potassium-sparing
diuretics on fibrinolytic balance.
Elderly patients who took potassium-sparing
diuretics had a 70% lower rate of developing Alzheimer's disease than those who did not take antihypertensive drugs in a population-based study of dementing illnesses, reported Ara S.
It should be used with caution in women on other medications that can increase potassium, including NSAIDs, potassium-sparing
diuretics, ACE inhibitors, or angiotensin II receptor antagonists.
Patients being treated with potassium-sparing
diuretics, potassium-supplements or strong inhibitors of CYP3A4 (e.
diuretics obviously may spare potassium and magnesium.