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Furosemide

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Other Names: Lasix

Spironolactone

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Rating: 0.5 out of 5
Based on 5,295 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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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
Spironolactone (marketed under the trade names Aldactone, Novo-Spiroton, Aldactazide, Spiractin, Spirotone, Verospiron or Berlactone) is a diuretic and is used as an antiandrogen.It is a synthetic 17-lactone drug... Read more on Wikipedia
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By AZMom
December 22, 2013
AZMom wrote
Spironolactone & daily UTI
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September 15, 2013
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Breast lump after taking spironalactone
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September 1, 2013
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July 31, 2013
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What patients are saying about Furosemide + Spironolactone + Edema

22 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
and was prescribed Spironolactone about four months ago...
...a male and was prescribed Spironolactone about four months ago and I was already taking Furosemide and Potassium as ...stop taking Spironolactone for about ...result of using Spironolactone. ...
tablets changed from furosemide to spironolactone? I was...
...tablets changed from furosemide to spironolactone? I was on 2 x 20mg of furosemide and am going on to 25mg of spironolactone. Theyve taken one furosemide off already ...half a spironolactone at ...
starting the spironolactone I was sick. My potassium levels...
...My doctor didn't put me on spironolactone. I was in the ...I already take torsemide, furosemide and Edecrin (all diuretics) ...One week after starting the spironolactone I was sick. My potass...
huz also was on Lasik (Furosemide) and Spironolactone, but...
...Spironolactone, but due to sore nipples, he went off Spiro and onto Amiloride, which is another Lasik enhancer. He now takes 200mg of Lasik and 10mg of Amiloride (max efficiency). He still...
but I also take Furosemide (lasix). I don't think...
Quote: I am on the Spironolactone you were asking about. I was put on it ...diuretic, but I also take Furosemide (lasix). I don't think it ...I have had to take 80mg of lasix each day,...
and the furosemide are not working like they used...
Ascites, edema & HE. I am worried ...are retaining fluid also. The spironolactone and the furosemide are not working like they used to. ...HE even though I take my lactulose 3x/day. I say this...
I first was given Furosemide (Lasix) and potassium pills....
...first was given Furosemide (Lasix) and potassium ...pills and gave me spironolactone (Aldactone) instead. A ...Some months later, they dropped the Aldactone and I now remain on just Lasix, 2...
I first was given Furosemide (Lasix) and potassium pills....
...first was given Furosemide (Lasix) and potassium ...pills and gave me spironolactone (Aldactone) instead. A ...Some months later, they dropped the Aldactone and I now remain on just Lasix, 2...
working. I was already taking Furosemide and now I am also...
...and now I am also taking Spironolactone 50 mg two times a day. The swellnig in my stomach seems to be going down but my feet and ankles are still swollen after I walk for a while. I only...
but I also take spironolactone (in small doses) to help...
...but I also take spironolactone (in small doses) to help selectively retain K. Spironolactone in higher doses is ...not having to take furosemide, but it has been a blessing as it makes me very ...
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