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What are the signs of dehydration from diuretics?

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Watch out for signs like:

Call your doctor if you have any of these. Don't just assume you need more fluids.

  • Dizziness
  • Extreme thirst
  • Dry mouth
  • Peeing less
  • Dark-colored urine
  • Constipation

From: Heart Disease Medication Tips WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute: "The Healthy Heart Handbook for Women."

American Heart Association: "Managing Your Medicines."

Mayo Clinic: "Heart Disease."

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services: "Blood Thinner Pills: Your Guide to Using Them Safely."

Reviewed by James Beckerman on May 2, 2019

SOURCES:

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute: "The Healthy Heart Handbook for Women."

American Heart Association: "Managing Your Medicines."

Mayo Clinic: "Heart Disease."

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services: "Blood Thinner Pills: Your Guide to Using Them Safely."

Reviewed by James Beckerman on May 2, 2019

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