• congestive heart f
  • 3 High plasma ANP and brain natriuretic peptide levels have been measured under several clinical conditions in which sodium and water retention occur, such as congestive heart failure or chronic renal failure. (ahajournals.org)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide is frequently used for the treatment of hypertension, congestive heart failure, symptomatic edema, diabetes insipidus, renal tubular acidosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • However, in most hypertensive patients and particularly in those with associated cardiovascular risk factors or at high risk for cardiovascular events, a combination therapy based on at least two drugs is required in order to achieve the recommended BP goals [ 3 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Inform patients about the malignancy risk, and instruct patients to limit sunlight (UV) exposure by wearing protective clothing and by using a sunscreen with a high protection factor. (pdr.net)
  • patients who have acute promyelocytic leukemia are at high risk in general and may experience severe adverse reactions to tretinoin. (pdr.net)
  • potassium
  • Potential side effects include poor kidney function, electrolyte imbalances especially low blood potassium and less commonly low blood sodium, gout, high blood sugar, and feeling faint initially upon standing up. (wikipedia.org)
  • dose
  • The National Asthma Education and Prevention Program Expert Panel defines low dose therapy as 80 to 240 mcg/day, medium dose as 241 to 480 mcg/day, and high dose therapy as more than 480 mcg/day for children 12 years and older. (pdr.net)
  • The Global Initiative for Asthma guidelines define low dose therapy as 100 to 200 mcg/day, medium dose as 201 to 400 mcg/day, and high dose therapy as more than 400 mcg/day. (pdr.net)
  • reduces
  • Effective control of high blood pressure (BP) by pharmacological treatment substantially reduces the risk of developing major cardiovascular complications, including myocardial infarction, stroke, heart failure, and kidney disease [ 2 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • treatment
  • High initial leukocyte counts or rapidly increasing leukocyte counts during treatment may be predictive of retinoic acid-acute promyelocytic leukemia (RA-APL) syndrome (see Adverse Reactions). (pdr.net)
  • uses
  • Other uses include diabetes insipidus, renal tubular acidosis, and to decrease the risk of kidney stones in those with high calcium level in the urine. (wikipedia.org)
  • kidney
  • It is also used for the prevention of kidney stones in those who have high levels of calcium in their urine. (wikipedia.org)