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Poor diuretic response is associated with worse in-hospital and post-discharge clinical outcomes.
Voluntary recall of Hydravax Dietary Supplement Sunrise, FL (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 IQ Formulations, of Sunrise, Florida is initiating a precautionary
New research presented at the Heart Failure Society of America meeting in Orlando, Florida this week reveals that diet can dramatically lower hypertension and improve heart function in patients with a common type of heart failure.
Older women who take certain types of medication to combat high blood pressure may be putting themselves at greater risk for developing breast cancer.
Loop diuretics, more commonly known as water pills, are the most widely prescribed heart failure medications, but few studies had extensively compared their effectiveness until Yale School of Medicine researchers examined three approved loop diuretics and found that even though one of them might offer more benefit, it is rarely prescribed.
University of Cincinnati researchers have discovered a new genetic target for diuretic therapy in patients with fluid overload, such as those with congestive heart failure, liver cirrhosis or kidney failure.
An analysis of fifteen past studies has revealed that when it comes to treating high blood pressure, many people may be more likely to use certain types of medications than others, researchers say.
A new study shows there are no significant differences in how heart failure patients fare when they're given diuretic therapy in one dose or continuously.
Expensive brand-name medications to lower blood pressure are no better at preventing cardiovascular disease than older, generic diuretics, according to new long-term data.
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