A drug used to treat high blood pressure and water retention by increasing the volume of water excreted by the kidneys . Amiloride is an example of a diuretic, which is often used to lower blood pressure in those that suffer from Liddle's Disease. 
- ↑ http://hcd2.bupa.co.uk/fact_sheets/html/diuretics.html
- ↑ Schrier. R. W. Diseases of the Kidney and Urinary Tract (2007) 8th Edition. Volume 1. Philadelphia, Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins.