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211

What kind of drugs are Valsartan and Irbestran?

ARBs

212

Where do loop diuretics act and what do they do?

Act on the loop of Henle
Prevent uptake of Na, K, Cl and H2O

213

What are the indications of loop diuretics?

1) CKD
2) Nephrotic syndrome
3) Hypertension
4) Cardiac failure

214

What are the side effects of loop diuretics?

Hypovolaemia
Hypokalaemia

215

What is stage 5D CKD?>

Patients on dialysis

216

What is your eGFR in stage 5 CKD and what is your kidney function like?