February 10, 2016
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Diuretics (cont.)

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Examples of diuretics

Thiazides diuretics

  • chlorothiazide [(Diuril) (oral or sodium injection)]
  • chlorthalidone (Hygroton)
  • indapamide (Lozol)
  • hydrochlorothiazide (Hydrodiuril)
  • methyclothiazide (Enduron)
  • metolazone (Zaroxolyn, Diulo, Mykrox)

Loop diuretics

  • bumetanide (Bumex)
  • furosemide [(Lasix) (oral or injection)]
  • ethacrynate (Edecrin)
  • torsemide [(Demadex) (oral or injection)]

Potassium sparing diuretics

Carbonic anhydrase inhibitors

Osmotic diuretics

Nonprescription diuretics

  • Maximum Strength Aqua Ban

Last Editorial Review: 11/14/2008

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