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                 Regular use of some diuretics can lead to the body losing too much potassium. If you are taking diuretics, you may be given blood tests to monitor your potassium levels. If you need to replace lost potassium, you will need to eat more potassium- rich foods like bananas, tomatoes, raisins and fruit juices, or your doctor may give you a dietary supplement.
Potassium-sparing diuretics
Potassium-sparing diuretics have a mild action on the kidneys and, as there name suggests, do not cause the body to lose too much potassium. The most commonly used potassium- sparing diuretic is Spironolactone. They are often given together with other diuretics.

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