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Bumex

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Lasix

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Other Names: Furosemide
Rating: 4 out of 5
Based on 565 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 31,374 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Bumetanide (trade names Bumex or Burinex) is a loop diuretic of the sulfamyl category to treat heart failure. It is often used in people in whom high doses of furosemide are ineffective. It is marketed by Hoffmann-La Roche. The main differenc... Read more on Wikipedia
Furosemide (International Nonproprietary Name) or frusemide (former British Approved Name) is a loop diuretic used in the treatment of congestive heart failure and edema. It is most commonly marketed by Sanofi-Aventis under the brand name '''Lasix'... Read more on Wikipedia
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What patients are saying about Bumex vs. Lasix

236 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
for my diuretics. I took lasix to begin with and it didn't...
...for my diuretics. I took lasix to begin with and ...work at all, I'm really bad. So they gave me bumex, and does it ever raise the bg!!!! To test it I stopped the bumex for over a week,...
hours before or after taking your Lasix pills - you'll pee...
...fighting, maybe even go to Bumex as a diuretic. I just keep fighting it myself, even with a very good EF. If you take Lasix, don't eat within 2 hours before or after taking your Lasix pills -...
recently switched my husband to bumex from lasix also....
How much bumex are you taking? They just recently switched my husband to bumex from lasix also. They want him to take 2 twice a day but he only takes 2 once a day. He says they...
ago and was put on lasix, this did nothing. I then was...
...to why. I all of a sudden started swelling everywhere a few weeks ago and was put on lasix, this did nothing. I then was put on the bumex, they checked my potassium it had dropped from 3.3...
my edema. Lasix drains me, i don't like it and the other...
...But only you can make this choice. I take bumex 2mg daily and aldactone to controll my edema. Lasix drains me, i don't like it and the other meds work well. I don't...
and Bumex and the two work well with each other and I still...
...so have fluid retention as well,in ...for this one is Lasix and Bumex and the two work well with each other and I still have some ...your GI about the Lasix you may want to talk to him/she ab...
problem. I have this very problem and take Lasix & Bumex to...
...sure to tell the dr you are having trouble peeing. Most likely he will put you in a diurectic which will make you pee. Many things can cause this problem. I have this very problem and take Lasix &...
lasix too fast will cause hearing damage and I always...
...There are few things I remember verbatum from nursing clinicals but one is pushing lasix too fast will cause hearing damage and I always think about that when I push lasix or bume...
turns out I am allergic to Lasix, I was changed from Bumex...
...years - turns out I am allergic to Lasix, I was changed from Bumex and Edecrin when it was ...urgency to PEE like Lasix and the others. I ...toilet in a panic! I am not a CHF patient and do...
than actual weight gain as in fat, IV Bumex is the standard...
...rather than actual weight gain as in fat, IV Bumex is the standard for ...40 times stronger...
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