To finish off this 4 part article Drugs! are you on a diuretic, I will show you some questions written by worried patients prescribed diuretics. If you’re on this class of drugs, you may find a question here relating to you and problems you are encountering. As Furosemide is a diuretic that is one of the most prescribed drugs in the world, questions about this particular drug will be covered here. Click for Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3.Continue reading Drugs! Are you on a diuretic? – Questions→
This class of drugs is often the first medication you will be prescribed if you are deemed to have high blood pressure. I will explain why diuretics should not be prescribed to the majority of the population and especially not to the elderly. There are certain extenuating circumstances when diuretics may be of value but these will be rare. Other examples of when this drug will be prescribed is for kidney failure, liver disease, congestive heart failure and all types of oedema. See Part 2 and Part 3 and Part 4of this article. Continue reading Drugs! Are you on Diuretics?→
The array of different high blood pressure drugs being prescribed today are increasing year on year. There seem to be so many for a doctor to choose from. Is your doctor giving you the best treatment for your blood pressure?
What drugs are you on? I am going to go through the most common high blood pressure (hypertension) drugs that are being prescribed today. Some of them have some serious side effects which possibly many patients don’t know about. Continue reading Blood Pressure : what drugs are you on?→