Description

Amiloride has mild diuretic and anti-hypertensive activity. It acts primarily in the distal tubule and does not require aldosterone for its action. Amiloride is a mild natriuretic which does not initiate a concomitant decrease in potassium levels.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
Amiloride
C Cardiovascular system → C03 Diuretics → C03D Potassium-sparing agents → C03DB Other potassium-sparing agents

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