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Therapeutic Reviews aim to provide essential independent information for health professionals about drugs used in palliative and hospice care. Additional content is available on www.palliativedrugs.com. Country-specific books (Hospice and Palliative Care Formulary USA, and Palliative Care Formulary, British and Canadian editions) are also available and can be ordered from www.palliativedrugs.com. The series editors welcome feedback on the articles (hq@palliativedrugs.com).

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Diuretics / pharmacology
  • Diuretics / therapeutic use*
  • Edema / drug therapy*
  • Hospice Care*
  • Humans
  • Palliative Care*
  • Spironolactone / pharmacology
  • Spironolactone / therapeutic use*


  • Diuretics
  • Spironolactone