Fluid Retention Treatment

Doctors usually prescribe drugs known as diuretics to treat edema or water retention.Doctors recommend potassium-sparing diuretics such as spironolactone and triamerine to treat the symptoms of water retention. One of the sure symptoms of edema is fluctuating body weight in a short time period, which is why it is recommended to weigh yourself frequently.

Doctors usually prescribe drugs known as diuretics to treat edema or water retention.Doctors recommend potassium-sparing diuretics such as spironolactone and triamerine to treat the symptoms of water retention. One of the sure symptoms of edema is fl ... More

Health Q&A
104+ fever every day

I am getting 104+ fever since last 5 days. I am admitted to hospital and they have done almost all test like sugar , malaria, typhoid, dengu , cbc , cultural, urine. they found infection in urine. I read online that urine infection causes fever if infection is in Kidney. The problem is I am not getting relief. Just now nurse gave me injection because fever had reached 103. Any help will be greatly appreciated.

Chest Infection

Before 4 months, I was fighting with typhoid after that dr. said u hv chest infection. its my ultrasound report plz tell if you can what is the issue

Constant weight loss

My uncle was 75 kg and in 15 days he lost 14 kg. He had body checkup yesterday. Everything seems okay except lft report (AST/Sgot- 40 and alt/sgpt- 90) abd blood pressure was 160/100. Please suggest if he is suffering from any disease.

Urination issue

Hello Doctor, My name is Blue.For a while now,I have had a specific problem.Lately,after every single time I take a shower,which is everyday,I have to urinate.Is that normal or a sign of an underlying problem?Is their a way to stop this?It is an inconvenience.

Lung secretion

I have an odour in my mouth, please I need help to improve my health please help

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Too Much Phosphorus Isa Serious Concern for Chronic Kidney Disease Patients

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High Creatinine on Dialysis

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Be Water Wise for Healthy Kidneys

Keep your kidneys healthy by being “waterwise.” This means drinking the right amount of water for you. A common misconception is that everyone should drink eight glasses of water per day, but since everyone is different, daily water needs will vary by person. How much water you need is based ...

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