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is coconut a diuretic

A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Garner
15 years experience Cardiology
In the US…: The two most commonly prescribed diuretics in the United States are Furosemide (lasix) and hydrochlorothiazide. Generally speaking, hydrochlorothiazid ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bander
16 years experience Cardiology
Many: Diuretics all work on different parts on the nephron which is the basic building block of the kidney. You have thiazides, loop diiuretics, potasium ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Diuretics: read this: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/high-blood-pressure/in-depth/diuretics/art-20048129
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Irv Loh
Dr. Irv Loh answered
48 years experience Cardiology
Some: Caffeinated teas can act as diuretics. Dark teas are generally caffeine rich.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Caffeine: Caffeine is a diuretic that can lead to dehydration. Yes.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Craig Smith
34 years experience Urology
No: It is used as a therapy to lessen Uti's
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mary Callahan
28 years experience Cardiology
Loop diuretic: A loop diuretic is a blood pressure medicine that acts on the kidney, specifically the loop of henley to decrease fluid resorption. This results in r ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Doina Marina
52 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
No.: Peppermint oil via enteric-coated preparations is used in irritable bowel syndrome. A formula containing menthol ; terpenes helps dissolve gallstones. ... Read More
A 72-year-old male asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Diuretics, constipat: Diuretics can cause dehydration which can dry the stool in the colon and cause constipation.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Yes: Because it dehydrates the body.
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