Amiloride Alternatives

Amiloride Alternatives for Fluid Retention

Alternatives to amiloride when treating fluid retention (edema) include:
  • Limiting your salt and fluid intake
  • Wearing support stockings to reduce fluid retention in the legs
  • Becoming more active (avoiding sitting or standing in the same position for too long)
  • Taking other diuretic medications, such as:
o Amiloride-HCTZ (Moduretic®), a combination of amiloride and hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ)
o Hydrochlorothiazide (Esidrix®, HydroDIURIL®, Microzide®, Oretic®)

Amiloride Alternatives: A Summary

Several alternatives to amiloride are available, including other medications or lifestyle changes. If the drug is not working for you or if it is causing bothersome side effects, ask your healthcare provider about trying one of the amiloride alternatives mentioned in this article.
Ouch! 6 Types of Pain You Might Experience When Getting a Stent

Amiloride HCL Drug Information

Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2019 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.