Heart failure - fluids and diuretics

HF - fluids and diuretics; CHF - ICD discharge; Cardiomyopathy - ICD discharge

Heart failure is a condition in which the heart is no longer able to pump oxygen-rich blood to the rest of the body efficiently. This causes fluid to build up in your body. Limiting how much you drink and how much salt (sodium) you take in can help prevent these symptoms.

What to Expect at Home

Tips to Limit Fluids

Diuretics

Weighing Yourself Regularly

When to Call the Doctor