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strongest over the counter diuretic

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
OTC: Hydrochlorothiazide has years of scientific data supporting its use for its approved indications. For an OTC medication, that usually is not the case. ... Read More
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Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Diuretic: 51 person from TX asks: Will an over-the-counter diuretic replace the HCT. ANS: No. If HCT is being given for HTN it is one of the best agents we have ... Read More

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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Could be risky: You could end up losing more fluids than is healthy. If you don't believe your hydrocholorothiazide is working effectively than would discuss with yo ... Read More
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Dr. James Lin
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Here are some...: For someone with fluid around the heart, the use of OTC diuretic would be probably not effective and helpful enough. Hence, go to be evaluated for ass ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
OC diuretic: There isn't one.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harris Cohen
20 years experience Family Medicine
OTC: In the us, there are no over-the counter diuretics. However, diuretics are priced very cheaply as most are generics, and most are included on 90-day ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
No: And for good reasons. Unsupervised use is dangerous.
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
There: Isn't an over the counter diuretic.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Oh my, diuretics are: Not the right way to start a weight loss program. Often, this can lead to laxatives, then inducing emesis, starvation or over- exercising. I would e ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harinder Gill
38 years experience Cardiology
●Kidney damage – Using NSAIDs, even for a short time, can harm the kidneys. They are especially risky in people who already have kidney disease.: Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs inhibit renal prostaglandin synthesis and can exacerbate edema in patients with underlying heart failure or cirrh ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Diuretic: Loop diuretics are prescription drugs.

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