Potent diuretic (increased passing of urine)
Inhibits (slow down or prevent) reabsorption of sodium chloride, promotes prompt diuresis (increased production of urine), vasodilation.
1. Congestive heart failure
2. Pulmonary Edema
1. Should be protected from light
Few in emergency usage
+ the dilation of blood vessels, which decreases blood pressure
+ causing increased PASSING of urine
+ increased or excessive PRODUCTION of urine
+ production of abnormally large volumes of dilute urine.
sodium chloride -
+ NaCI, a colorless crystalline compound occurring naturally in seawater and halite; common salt.