Intravenous Chlorothiazide Versus Enteral Metolazone to Augment Loop Diuretic Therapy in the Intensive Care Unit.
1 Spectrum Health, Grand Rapids, MI, USA.
2 Munson Medical Center, Traverse City, MI, USA.
- Published Article
Annals of Pharmacotherapy
- Publication Date
Apr 01, 2017
Both CTZ and MET induced significant increases in UOP. CTZ induced a greater and more rapid change and was associated with higher cost and greater need for potassium replacement. Randomized controlled trials are needed to establish whether a preferable thiazide diuretic exists in this setting.
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