- of or relating to a substance that promotes renal excretion of sodium and chloride ions.
- any such substance, as furosemide.
Origin of saluretic
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
- Relating to or causing excretion of salt.
- A drug that promotes excretion of salt in the urine.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.