Diuretic agent

Diuretic agent

A drug which increases urine output.
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The cumulative urinary volume found in ES-EG-treated animals during all experimental period was not different than values obtained in animals treated with HCTZ, a classical diuretic agent.
Comparison of chlorthalidone, a long-acting anti-hypertensive and diuretic agent, with chlorothiazide.
BCMs are a unique type of micelle, which releases the payload quickly when triggered by the acidic micro-environment of the tumour or when exposed to an intravenously administered chemical compound such as mannitol, an FDA-approved sugar compound often used as a diuretic agent, which interferes with the cross-linked micelles.
The significant increase in urinary frequency and excretion ration with the use of dandelion extract provides support for its traditional use as a diuretic agent.
Flutamide, a diuretic agent, must also be metabolically activated before it can exert effects (Wong et al.
is the developer of Ziac (bisoprolol fumarate/hydrochlorothiazide), a beta blocker and diuretic agent.
Often a combination tablet containing a diuretic agent and one of the other specific blood pressure-lowering drugs may be used.
Euphorbiaceae) is a plant used in folk medicine as a hypoglycemic and diuretic agent.
Patients were initially randomized to receive blood pressure treatment with either captopril (up to 100 mg per day) or conventional treatment with a diuretic agent or beta blocker.
In addition, Biogen has ongoing Phase II studies for Amievive for treatment of moderate to severe psoriasis and Adentri, a novel diuretic agent.
Kau ST, Keddie JR, Andrews D (1984) A method for screening diuretic agents in the rat.