Potassium-sparing Diuretic

Triamterene may treat:

Triamterene desired effects:

  • Increased Renal Mg++ Excretion
  • Decreased Renal K+ Excretion
  • Decreased Renal Ca++ Excretion
  • Increased Collecting Duct Na+ Excretion
  • Increased Distal Tubule Na+ Excretion
  • Decreased Collecting Duct K+ Excretion
  • Increased Diuresis
  • Decreased Distal Tubule K+ Excretion
  • Decreased Blood Pressure

Triamterene drug classes:

  • Potassium-sparing Diuretic

Triamterene pharmacologic actions:

  • Antihypertensive Agents
  • Diuretics
  • Epithelial Sodium Channel Blockers

Triamterene mechanism of action:

  • Sodium-Potassium Exchanging ATPase Interactions
  • treatable

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Last updated: 10/4/2022, 3:01:11 PM