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Diuretics


Sometimes called "water pills," these are drugs and herbal preparations that help increase the flow of urine from the body. They also decrease the extracellular fluid volume, and are primarily used to produce a negative extracellular fluid balance. Bodybuilders rely heavily on diuretics when preparing for a contest for the purpose of lowering subcutaneous water concentrations in efforts to achieve optimum muscular definition.