Potassium-sparing diuretics are used to treat heart failure, edema, cirrhosis, and hypertension. They work by reducing the amount of salt in the body to lower blood pressure.

Why are
Potassium-Sparing Diuretics
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How we make this chart

This chart is created by aggregating the total number of claims for the drugs in this class divided by the # of drugs with a specific indication. It is meant to be representative but may not accurately reflect the actual # of prescriptions written to treat a specific condition.

Prices for Popular Potassium-Sparing Diuretics

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
Midamor
(amiloride)
16
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AMILORIDE is a diuretic. It helps you make more urine and to lose excess water from your body. This medicine is used in combination with other medicines to treat high blood pressure or congestive heart failure.
Dyrenium
296
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TRIAMTERENE is a diuretic. It helps you make more urine and to lose excess water from your body. This medicine is used to treat edema or swelling from heart, kidney, or liver disease. It is also used to treat patients who make too much aldosterone or have low potassium.

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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