Diuretic effect of phosphodiesterase inhibitors depends on baseline renal function in patients with congestive heart failure.
- Published Article
The American Journal of Cardiology
- Publication Date
Apr 15, 1999
We examined the diuretic effects of phosphodiesterase inhibitors in heart failure patients with and without renal failure. We found that, despite the improvement in central hemodynamics, phosphodiesterase inhibitors do not necessarily facilitate diuresis in heart failure in patients with concomitant renal failure.
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