In: StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2023 Jan.


Amiloride is a medication used in the management and treatment of hypertension and heart failure. It is in the diuretic class of drugs. This activity outlines the indications, actions, and contraindications for amiloride as a valuable agent in treating hypertension and heart failure. In addition, this activity will highlight the mechanism of action, adverse event profile, and other key factors such as pharmacodynamics, pharmacokinetics, monitoring, and relevant interactions pertinent for interprofessional team members in the management of patients with hypertension and heart failure and related conditions.

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