Descriptor English: Diuretics, Potassium Sparing
Descriptor Spanish: Diuréticos Conservadores de Potasio
Descriptor diuréticos ahorradores de potasio
Scope note: Subclase de diuréticos que limitan la secreción de POTASIO a la ORINA.
Descriptor Portuguese: Diurético Poupador de Potássio
Descriptor French: Diurétiques d'épargne potassique
Entry term(s): Potassium Sparing Diuretics
Tree number(s): D27.505.696.560.500.726
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A subclass of diuretics that limits the secretion of POTASSIUM into the URINE.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Public MeSH Note: 2013; see SODIUM CHANNEL BLOCKERS 2002-2012
History Note: 2013; use SODIUM CHANNEL BLOCKERS 2002-2012
DeCS ID: 55006
Unique ID: D062865
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2013/01/01
Date of Entry: 2012/07/03
Diuretics, Potassium Sparing - Preferred
Concept UI M0471880
Scope note A subclass of diuretics that limits the secretion of POTASSIUM into the URINE.
Preferred term Diuretics, Potassium Sparing
Entry term(s) Potassium Sparing Diuretics

We want your feedback on the new DeCS / MeSH website

We invite you to complete a survey that will take no more than 3 minutes.

Go to survey