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Furosemide Price and Pack Size

Furosemide Information

Furosemide Benefits & Uses

Furosemide is used to treat the following -

Furosemide Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Furosemide

Furosemide

Furosemide Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Furosemide is used -

  1. Dehydration Moderate
  2. Decreased potassium level in blood
  3. Hearing Loss Severe
  4. Hypoglycemia (Low blood sugar level)
  5. Dizziness Mild
  6. Vertigo Mild

Furosemide Related Warnings

Is the use of Furosemide safe for pregnant women?

Furosemide shows severe effect on pregnant women. For this reason, take it after medical advice only. Taking it with your desire can be harmful.

Severe

Is the use of Furosemide safe during breastfeeding?

Furosemide is safe for breastfeeding women.

Safe

What is the effect of Furosemide on the Kidneys?

Using Furosemide does not have any harmful effects on kidney.

Safe

What is the effect of Furosemide on the Liver?

Furosemide may have mild side effects on the liver. Most people will never see any effect on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Furosemide on the Heart?

Furosemide is rarely harmful for heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Furosemide with Other Drugs

Furosemide should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Furosemide Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Furosemide unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Diabetes

Frequently asked Questions about Furosemide

Is this Furosemide habit forming or addictive?

No, Furosemide is not habit forming.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Furosemide, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine. It can be dangerous, as Furosemide can make you drowsy.

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Is it safe?

Yes, the use of Furosemide is considered safe.

Safe

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Furosemide is not used to treat mental disorders.

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Furosemide Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Furosemide

Taking Furosemide with food does not harm your health.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Furosemide

Consuming Furosemide with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

Severe

Furosemide से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 6 months पहले

Does [Medicne] cause low potassium?

Dr. Abhijit MBBS, General Physician

Long-term use of Furosemide along with inadequate intake of electrolytes may cause low potassium in your body by increasing the excretion of potassium in the urine. This can result in symptoms such as muscle cramps, weakness, and tiredness.

सवाल 8 months पहले

Can I discontinue Furosemide on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Kuldeep Meena MBBS, MD, Pulmonology

No, Furosemide should not be discontinued without doctors advice. You are recommended to always consult a doctor before discontinuing this medicine.

सवाल about 2 months पहले

Does Furosemide cause hair loss?

Dr. Anjum Mujawar MBBS, Diabetology

No, use of Furosemide does not cause hair loss in the patients who are taking it. However, if you notice any unusual hair loss then consult it with your doctor.

सवाल 5 months पहले

Can Furosemide raise blood sugar?

Dr. BK Agrawal MBBS, MD, General Physician

Yes, Furosemide can raise the blood sugar levels slightly in diabetic patients. However, the exact cause behind this is unknown but it is presumed that Furosemide decreases the sensitivity of insulin towards glucose which causes rise in blood sugar levels. So, if you have diabetes keep a check on your blood sugar levels and incase of sudden spike in sugar levels take blood glucose lowering medicines to manage your diabetes. 

सवाल 5 months पहले

Can Furosemide cause diarrhoea?

Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS, Internal Medicine

Yes, Furosemide can cause diarrhoea but this occurs only in a few cases. It is a known side effect of this medicine. The exact cause behind this is not known. To keep yourself well hydrated, drink plenty of fluids while you are using this drug. If you are experiencing severe diarrhoea after taking this drug, consult your doctor immediately without any further delay. 

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