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Fluid retention

Fluid retention: Introduction

Fluid retention: A condition where a person retains fluid usually causing oedema. See detailed information below for a list of 58 causes of Fluid retention, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Fluid retention:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Fluid retention. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Fluid retention:

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Fluid retention: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Fluid retention, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Fluid retention Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Fluid retention may include:

  • Amiloride - usually for edema associated with congestive heart failure
  • Apo-Amilzide - usually for edema associated with congestive heart failure
  • Midamor - usually for edema associated with congestive heart failure
  • Moduret - usually for edema associated with congestive heart failure
  • Moduretic - usually for edema associated with congestive heart failure
  • Novamilor - usually for edema associated with congestive heart failure
  • Nu-Amilzide - usually for edema associated with congestive heart failure
  • Riva-Amilzide - usually for edema associated with congestive heart failure
  • more treatments...»

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Stories from Users for Fluid retention

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Medications or substances causing Fluid retention:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Fluid retention as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Drug interactions causing Fluid retention:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Fluid retention as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

  • Actos and rosiglitazone interaction
  • Avandia and rosiglitazone interaction
  • Avandamet and rosiglitazone interaction
  • Betamethasone and antihypertensive drug interaction
  • Dexamethasone and Antihypertensive drug interaction
  • more interactions...»

Fluid retention: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Fluid retention may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Fluid retention

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Fluid retention: Deaths

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Detailed list of causes of Fluid retention

The list below shows some of the causes of Fluid retention mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Fluid retention?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Fluid retention. Of the 58 causes of Fluid retention that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 4 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 53 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Fluid retention:

The following list of conditions have 'Fluid retention' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Fluid retention Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Fluid retention based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Fluid retention:

    Medical Conditions associated with Fluid retention:

    Swelling symptoms (3730 causes)

    Symptoms related to Fluid retention:

    Edema (208 causes), Ascites (176 causes), Swelling symptoms (3730 causes), Weight gain (360 causes), Thyroid condition, Heart failure (274 causes), Varicose veins (65 causes), Kidney failure (369 causes), Lymphedema (73 causes), Liver condition, Certain medications, Filariasis (4 causes), Protein deficiency

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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for Fluid retention

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