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Unformatted text preview: diuetics such as furosemide (co-amilofruse) or thiazides ( co-amilozide) Side Effects/Contraindications/Interactions: As for spironolactone. Osmotic diuretics Mannitol Unlike other diuretics can cross blood-brain barrier so is used for cerebral oedema (also glaucoma) Dose/route: 0.25-2g/kg as rapid IV infusion Side Effects: GI upset, fever, oedema Contraindications: Pulmonary oedema, heart failure – as extract water from intracellular to extracelluar compartment will make these conditions worse....
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- Fall '10
- Anthropology, Hyperkalemia, Diuretic, K+ secretion