Optimize level of salt has too much importance in the body and people use mineral water of different companies to maintain the mineral level constant inside the body. Some people suffer from low level of salt and in this situation this medicine is more feasible. This medicine maintains the exact quantity of salt and stops them to pass through the body in urination. On the other hand, some patient with congestive heart problem or with liver disease suffers from edema (fluid retention) problem. Lasix is too much effective in such case and also use for the treatment of high blood pressure. Medicine has too much importance in many of the other diseases which may be not given in the list. If patient is suffering from urination problem then it is not feasible for him or her. More over this medicine is also not suitable with other diseases like kidney disease, enlarged prostate, urination problems, cirrhosis or other liver disease, an electrolyte imbalance, high cholesterol, gout, lupus, diabetes, or allergy problem. Tell your doctor if you had any recent scanning like MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) or radioactive dye injected inside the veins. Use the prescribed quantity of the medicine as change in the dosage may be harmful. Patient should continue with the blood pressure medicine if he or she already using such medicine because there is no symptom occurs in this situation. Some patient may suffer from side effect of irreversible hearing loss. This medicine lies in pregnancy category C by food and drug administration. This medicine can pass into breast milk and slow down the production of the milk. Never use the breast milk without the doctor advice. Similarly it is not known whether it can affect the unborn baby or not. So it is good to discuss with your doctor before using this medicine in case of pregnancy or planning for it. Doctor can change the prescribed quantity of the medicine as it depend on the medicine reaction and condition of the patient but never change the dosage quantity without doctor advise. Use the measured quantity of the medicine with the help of the measuring spoon and medicine cup. Patient may need to use some supplements of potassium salt because this medicine cause too much urination which can dehydrate the patient. This medicine is usually use once but not schedule dosing. If patient is using this medicine on regular pattern then never skip any dose. Use the skipped medicine as soon as possible but never use extra medicine to make up the missed dose. Immediately contact to your doctor or poison help line in case of any emergency. Patient may suffer from hot or dry skin, heavy sweating and thirst in case of over dosing. Take sufficient rest after taking the dose. In case you start experiencing any other health problem, ask your doctor for its remedy as soon as possible. Your health must be your priority always.
40mg x 400 Tabs
Furosemide is used for treatment of fluid buildup and swelling caused by congestive heart failur, liver cirrhosis, or kidney disease.