NCLEX Review: Diuretics
Before we get into the details of diuretics you will need to know for your upcoming NCLEX exam, we will first look at the basic anatomy and physiology of the kidneys. From there, we will define what diuretics are, what they do, how they work are what they are used for. Then, as we delve deeper into this topic for the NCLEX test, we discuss the three most commonly used types of diuretics, what they are used to treat and how they work. Join us as we finish this NCLEX review with a discussion of adverse effects of these drugs, drugs that decrease the effects of diuretics and things to teach your patients.