What is Increased fluid intake?

Category: Nutrition/Diets

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Maintaining appropriate hydration is an important part of staying healthy. Increasing fluid intake can be beneficial for a variety of conditions.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Decreased urine output (oliguria) 1 0
Dehydration 1 0
Dry mouth 1 0
Excessive thirst (polydipsia) 1 2
Improve fluid intake / hydration 1 0
Tachycardia (fast heart rate) 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Increased fluid intake

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Increased fluid intake

Dosage Patients
1 other daily 1
250 mL daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Increased fluid intake

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Doctor's advice 1
See 1 patient who's stopped using Increased fluid intake

Duration

Currently using Increased fluid intake

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped using Increased fluid intake

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 0
Usually 1
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Increased fluid intake.