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Bumex

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Lasix

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Other Names: Furosemide
Rating: 5 out of 5
Based on 537 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 4 out of 5
Based on 30,334 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

227 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
weird diuretics I take bumex for my diuretics. I took...
...I take bumex for my diuretics. I took lasix to begin with and it didn't work at ...I'm really bad. So they gave me bumex, and does it ever ...To test it I stopped the bumex for over a week,...
is Lasix and Bumex and the two work well with each other...
...got so bad that I was in a wheel chair for a year because the edema was so bad that I could not walk.I was at the hospital every two to three days getting the fluid off of me.I am now on two differ...
I take the Bumex & it helps. I've never experienced tummy...
...a problem I was switched to Lasix. My Cardiologist does this ...Myectomy, but now I take 4-2mg Bumex daily, with no hope ...so I take the Bumex & it helps. I've never experienced tummy...
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 &...
Pt received Bumex...works really well...Dr given...
...felt the \"burden\" of the Lasix shortage. I had a CHFr who needed IV Lasix stat, I asked the ...the nurses station) if Bumex was OK due ...act together\". Pt received Bumex...works really w...
diuretics-lasix and bumex. they work to a point, but...
...until several months after chemo and radiation. in a very short time i gained 50 pounds. this was not the weight gain from steroids, as i had lost that weight post treatment. we are unsure if it...
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...
Administer lasix to sulfa allergic patients with caution....
...that furosemide (lasix) is a SULFA drug! Administer lasix to sulfa allergic patients ...(A good alternative is bumetanide (Bumex))....
I found that bumex works very well. It doesn't work...
...cardiac nursing, I found that bumex works very well. It doesn't work quite as quickly as Lasix, I don't think, but the...
doesnt work for me why? I would suggest that you go back...
Bumex doesnt work for me why? ...see your doctor. Your doctor can decide whether y...
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