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Dr. Thomas Fiala
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Amiloride Hydrochloride (Overview)

Amiloride hydrochloride is a potassium-sparing agent which is a kind of water pill or diuretic (heart failure drug, cardiovascular drug).


Dr. Thomas Fiala
2 doctors shared insights

Amiloride Hydrochloride (Overview)

Amiloride hydrochloride is a potassium-sparing agent which is a kind of water pill or diuretic (heart failure drug, cardiovascular drug).


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Out of fosinopril, felodipine, oxenoprolol,telmisartan, amiloride,hydrochlorothiazide, which is most effective?

Out of fosinopril, felodipine, oxenoprolol,telmisartan, amiloride,hydrochlorothiazide, which is most effective?

Depends: Physicians will choose different medicines for BP depending on the clinical situation and other accompanying problems: Fosinopril is an ACE inhibitor Felodipine is a Calcium channel blocker Amiloride and HCTZ (hydrochlorothiazide) are mild diuretics Telmisartan is an ARB ....prolol is a beta blocker All of them are good depending on the circumstances ...Read more

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Is metformin hydrochloride (glucophage xr) nephro toxic?

Is metformin hydrochloride (glucophage xr) nephro toxic?

Not exactly: If you have a moderate degree of renal disease, metformin can cause lactic acidosis, which is very serious. If you do not have renal disease, metformin is quite safe. ...Read more

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How can we cure nervousness and mild termor caused by taking ciprofloxin hydrochloride? Is this side effect reversible after being controled?

How can we cure nervousness and mild termor caused by taking ciprofloxin hydrochloride? Is this side effect reversible after being controled?

Cipro (ciprofloxacin) tremor: These side effects resolve after you come off cipro (ciprofloxacin). It can take 10 to 60 days. To help, exercise steadily twice a day, minimize caffeine and sugar, and as able get involved in relaxation maneuvers and even yoga. If protracted, acupuncture helps tremendously. Be careful with exercise. Stay light and steady. Do not overload muscles. Walking briskly, very easy jog, cycling, rowing best. ...Read more

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What are the side effects when using amiloride?

Amiloride: Sorry, there was too much to write in this little box. Check this site for a list of potential side effects: http://www.Everydayhealth.Com/drugs/amiloride#side-effects. ...Read more

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My 62 yo mom with CHF and a-fib is taking furosemide + amiloride combination as only diuretic. Is this recommended/are there better alternatives?

My 62 yo mom with CHF and a-fib is taking furosemide + amiloride combination as only diuretic. Is this recommended/are there better alternatives?

The standard: Furosemide is the standard against which any other diuretic is compared. Amiloride helps prevent the potassium loss associated with all diurectics. The combination is excellent. ...Read more

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I'm currently on amiloride hydrochloride, hydrochlorothiazide..and have taken Walgreen's Cough DM. What types of adverse reactions should I expect?

I'm currently on amiloride hydrochloride, hydrochlorothiazide..and have taken Walgreen's Cough DM.  What types of adverse reactions should I expect?

Here are some...: Theoretically, taking dextromethophen-containing cough syrup should not affect the two kinds of water pills you are on. DM itself may induce drowsiness in some, but directly related with these two water pills. Nonetheless, read the precaution labeling and follow. If any doubt during drug use, stop it. More? Ask your doctor timely. ...Read more

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What are the side effects when using amiloride?

Amiloride: Sorry, there was too much to write in this little box. Check this site for a list of potential side effects: http://www.Everydayhealth.Com/drugs/amiloride#side-effects. ...Read more

Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Midamor (Definition)

Midamor is a potassium-sparing agent which is a kind of water pill or diuretic (heart ...Read more