A 56-year-old member asked:
Can diuretics cause rapid heart rate?
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Dr. Steven Ajluni answered
34 years experience in Cardiology
Diuretics: Hypovolemia produces tachycardia through compensatory mechanisms that occur through the carotid baroreceptors and renal perfusion feedback mechanisms to stimulate the sympathetic nervous system.
Answered on Dec 27, 2018
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