Furosemide vs Spironolactone for Edema

Furosemide
Spironolactone
Other name: Lasix Lasix
Other name: Aldactone Aldactone
Satisfaction Score
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2.6
Slightly Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Edema
2.6
Concern level
3.3
Helpfulness
for Edema
3.0
Concern level
2.9
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Chronic Heart Failure
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Edema
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Water Retention
Heart Failure
Fluid Retention
Kidney Failure
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Method of use:
Injection, Pill
Method of use:
Pill
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Prescribing mode:
Rx
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'...
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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...
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Top Concerns
Fur
Shortness of Breath
9
Weight Gain
7
Dehydration
6
Tiredness
6
Headaches
6
Dizziness
5
Weight Loss
5
Nausea
4
Cough
4
A Fib
4
Top Concerns
Spi
Depression
6
Weight Gain
6
Weight Loss
5
Tiredness
4
Itching
3
Headaches
3
Dizziness
2
Allergy
2
Nausea
2
Dehydration
2
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Shortness of Breath
Fur
Spi
9
0
Weight Gain
Fur
Spi
7
6
Dehydration
Fur
Spi
6
2
Tiredness
Fur
Spi
6
4
Headaches
Fur
Spi
6
3
Dizziness
Fur
Spi
5
2
Weight Loss
Fur
Spi
5
5
Nausea
Fur
Spi
4
2
Cough
Fur
Spi
4
0
A Fib
Fur
Spi
4
0
Depression
Spi
Fur
6
0
Weight Gain
Spi
Fur
6
7
Weight Loss
Spi
Fur
5
5
Tiredness
Spi
Fur
4
6
Itching
Spi
Fur
3
0
Headaches
Spi
Fur
3
6
Dizziness
Spi
Fur
2
5
Allergy
Spi
Fur
2
0
Nausea
Spi
Fur
2
4
Dehydration
Spi
Fur
2
6
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About Furosemide
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'...
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About Spironolactone
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...
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Spironolactone
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