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A diuretic drug, C12H11N7, that allows potassium to be retained rather than eliminated in the kidney, often used in conjunction with hydrochlorothiazide.

[tri- + am(ino) + alteration of pteridine.]


n triamtereno
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Potassium-sparing diuretics, such as amiloride, spironolactone (Aldactone), and triamterene (Dyrenium).
Hyperkalemia is also a potential concern if salt substitutes are used with certain blood pressure medications that cause your body to retain potassium, such as angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors--benazepril (Lotensin[R]), enalapril (Vasotec[R]), lisinopril (Prinivil[R], Zestril[R]), and quinapril (Accupril[R]) are examples--and potassium-sparing diuretics--amiloride (Midamor[R]), eplerenone (Inspra[R]), spironolactone (Aldactone[R]), and triamterene (Dyrenium[R]).
Contract awarded for Hydrochlorotiazide 25mg with triamterene 50mg, slotted tablet vo ft 10793 req 046 cood.
Triamterene is also known to inhibit the cationic transport of creatinine in the proximal convoluted tubule.
channel inhibitor Eplerenone Aldosterone receptor antagonist; fewer side-effects than spironolactone Spironolactone Aldosterone receptor antagonist; side-effect: gynaecomastia Triamterene Distal tubule [Na.
However, no significant change occurred in the placebo group Kandziora (1988) Garlic powder in combination with hydrochlorothiazide- triamterene generated a 10-11 mmHg reduction in SBP and a 6-8 mmHg reduction in DBP compared to placebo Abbreviations: ACEI, angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors: AD, antihypertensive drugs (ACEI, ARB, CCB, BB, or diuretics); ARB, angiotensin II receptor antagonists: BB, beta-blockers; BP, blood pressure; C, control group; CCB, calcium channel blockers; DBP, diastolic blood pressure; F, female; JSHGMH 2004, Japanese Society of Hypertension guidelines for the management of hypertension 2004; M, male; N, no; NR, not reported; SBP, systolic blood pressure; T, treatment group; VS, versus; Y, yes.
Names: bumetanide, furosemide, hydrochlorothiazide, metolazone, triamterene ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION (ED) Grapefruit and grapefruit DRUGS: Increase blood flow juice can block ED drugs from into the penis to encourage leaving the body, which can erections during intercourse.
Doxazosin nosocomial (16), pneumonia 1999 shortly after diagnosis of CA O'Byrne 73 Triamterene Died 6 et al.
Diuretics: acetazolamide, amiloride, bumetanide, canrenone, chlorthalidone, etacrynic acid, furosemide, indapamide, metolazone, spironolactone, thiazides, triamterene
Avoid in athletes Hydrochlorothiazide 1/3 mg/kg/d * ([dagger]) (qd) ([double dagger]) Spironolactone * 1 mg/kg/d (qd-bid) Triamterene 1-2 mg/kg/d (bid) Peripheral Doxazosin 1 mg/d up to 4 Higher risk of [alpha] mg/d (qd) hypotension and antagonists Prazosin 0.
They also determined triamterene and leucovorin by using UV derivative spectrophotometry and calibration in biological fluids.
2004, Application of PLS regression to fluorimetric data for the determination of furosemide and triamterene in pharmaceutical preparations and triamterene in urine.