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What medications should my doctor know about before taking diuretics for heart disease?

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Before a diuretic is prescribed, tell your doctor if you are taking:

  • Medication for high blood pressure
  • Digoxin
  • Indomethacin
  • Probenecid
  • Corticosteroids

From: Heart Disease and Diuretics WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

HeartHealthyWomen.org: "Diuretics in Heart Failure."

MayoClinic.com: "Diuretics."

Texas Heart Institute: "Diuretics."

 

 

Reviewed by James Beckerman on March 02, 2019

SOURCES:

HeartHealthyWomen.org: "Diuretics in Heart Failure."

MayoClinic.com: "Diuretics."

Texas Heart Institute: "Diuretics."

 

 

Reviewed by James Beckerman on March 02, 2019

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