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A diuretic is any drug that elevates the rate of urination and thus provides a means of forced diuresis. There are several categories of diuretics. All diuretics increase the excretion of water from bodies, although each class does so in a distinct way.
Study suggests potential new treatment for seizures

Study suggests potential new treatment for seizures

Gout: An Interview with Dr. Lawrence Edwards, Chairman and CEO of GUAES

Gout: An Interview with Dr. Lawrence Edwards, Chairman and CEO of GUAES

Gout, uric acid levels and risk of death: an interview with Professor Austin Stack, Graduate Entry Medical School, University of Limerick

Gout, uric acid levels and risk of death: an interview with Professor Austin Stack, Graduate Entry Medical School, University of Limerick

BMI may influence which blood pressure treatments work best

BMI may influence which blood pressure treatments work best

Why is the incidence of gout increasing?

Why is the incidence of gout increasing?

Aldosteronism linked to poor bone health

Aldosteronism linked to poor bone health

Risk of gout flare-ups greatly increased by purine rich foods

Risk of gout flare-ups greatly increased by purine rich foods

Dehydration: how much should we drink per day?

Dehydration: how much should we drink per day?

Researchers examine effects of antirejection drugs in kidney transplant patients

Researchers examine effects of antirejection drugs in kidney transplant patients

Diuretic lessens risk of death from mild heart failure: Study

Diuretic lessens risk of death from mild heart failure: Study

Academic detailing technique may help doctors follow treatment guidelines

Academic detailing technique may help doctors follow treatment guidelines

Risk factors of disordered eating in overweight youth identified

Risk factors of disordered eating in overweight youth identified

Treatment blood pressure targets for hypertension

Treatment blood pressure targets for hypertension

Diuretic drug works best at reducing risk of heart failure in hypertension

Diuretic drug works best at reducing risk of heart failure in hypertension

Prevalence and physiological predictors of sleep apnea in patients with heart failure

Prevalence and physiological predictors of sleep apnea in patients with heart failure

New system to check medication errors

New system to check medication errors

Nile Therapeutics update on phase II CD-NP trial for acute heart failure

Nile Therapeutics update on phase II CD-NP trial for acute heart failure

Licorice may offer a new approach to preventing colorectal cancer

Licorice may offer a new approach to preventing colorectal cancer

Nationwide alert on tainted weight loss products

Nationwide alert on tainted weight loss products

Low dose medication best for treating high blood pressure

Low dose medication best for treating high blood pressure