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Other names: Furosemide
Method of use: Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
Furosemide (International Nonproprietary Name) or frusemide (former British Approved Name) is a loop diuretic used in the treatm...Read on Wikipedia
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Lasix for Swelling
We analyzed what people said about Lasix and compared it to other Swelling medications
Does Lasix cause Stroke ?
#20 in Lasix discussions - 254 posts discuss Stroke with Lasix. Stroke is #20 concern in Lasix discussions.
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stated that right side affected is normal due to stroke. Sh...
" ...right side(side affected by the stroke). It has stayed somewhat swollen ...of her CHF. She was on Lasix for this but has since been taken off. So far so good. Our doctors have also stated that right... "
7 she suffered a major stroke ( left side paralysis) and ha...
" ...an echocardiogram and was put on Warfarin along with diabeta ,vasotec, lasix etc.. On Feb. 7 she suffered a major stroke ( left side paralysis) and has made a .... Her Doctor has put her on cordarone(200... "
everyday to help with that, I have a lot of medical problems...
" Well, I have swelling but that is because I have kidney problems related to having lupus. ...drinking lots of water. I take lasix everyday to help with that, I have a lot of medical problems and it can be... "
time to time. I thought I was actually having a stroke of s...
" ...predisone and I also take lasix from time to time. I thought I was actually having a stroke of some sort the first ...- that is important. I am cutting down on the predisone - and have not... "
heart failure. He takes 160 mg. of Lasix per day and...
" ...Type 2 diabetes, have had a stroke, high blood pressure, heart bypass ...now he has been diagnosed with congestive heart failure. He takes 160 mg. of Lasix per day and Potassium 3 times per day. His... "
He currently takes lasix, aldactone and coumadin. Also,...
" ...is 69 years old had a stroke 12 years ago, had pacemaker installed about 8 years ago, he has had a couple heart attacks. he also has congestive heart failure and is always in atrial fib. His heart... "
eart rhythm problems and suffer from pain in my joints. I'...
" Quote: I took Lasix 20mg, every other day, for many years. When I increased the dosage, my blood pressure would drop, but I would experience increases in my heart rhythm problems and suffer... "
has swelling. Does she take Lasix? My Mom also takes Coreg...
" Belle, my Mom is on the coumadin to prevent strokes. She was taking it long before she had the pacemaker implant. I guess everyone's health issues are different. I will ask her cardiologist about the... "
I have to give her a Lasix twice a day, every day, fo...
" ...too cute. Unfortunately, Rose had a stroke a while ago and the ...so I have to give her a Lasix twice a day, every day, ...while now, so I give her food with glucosamine in it and daily... "
the ER. I have been give lasix to remove the fluid because...
" ...changed to combat the high blood pressure. My blood pressure has been as high as 180/110 when I checked in to the ER. I have been give lasix to remove the fluid because ...solve it, before I have... "
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