An Introduction to Amiloride Alternatives
) is a prescription medicine used for controlling high blood pressure
or dealing with fluid retention. It is known as a "potassium-sparing" diuretic. For most people, the drug is effective in treating their condition, and is generally well tolerated. However, as with all medicines, side effects can occur or the medicine may not completely control a person's condition. Fortunately, there are several alternatives to amiloride for high blood pressure
and fluid retention.
Amiloride Alternatives for High Blood Pressure
There are many alternatives to amiloride for controlling high blood pressure
- Losing weight
- Limiting your salt intake
- Becoming more physically active
- Drinking less alcohol
- Changing your diet (including more fruits and vegetables)
- Taking other medications (see High Blood Pressure Medication).
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