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Anyone know if diuretics affect 24 hour urine protein due to increased urinary output?
 

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Anyone know if diuretics affect 24 hour urine protein due to increased urinary output?
Short answer: No.

Long answer: No. Diuretics don't affect glomelular filtration, just re-absorption further down the nephron.
 
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