It relieves general state of hypertensive patients because it has a hypotensive action. Absorption: 60–67% absorbed after oral administration (↓ in acute HF and in renal failure); also absorbed from IM sites. Metabolism and Excretion: Minimally metabolized by liver, some nonhepatic metabolism, some renal excretion as unchanged drug. TIME/ACTION PROFILE (diuretic effect)CNS: blurred vision, dizziness, headache, verto EENT: hearing loss, tinnitus CV: hypotension GI: anorexia, constipation, diarrhea, dry mouth, dyspepsia, ↑ liver enzymes, nausea, pancreatitis, vomiting GU: ↑ BUN, excessive urination, nephrocalcinosis Derm: , photosensitivity, pruritis, rash, urticaria Endo: hypercholesterolemia, hyperglycemia, hypertrlyceridemia, hyperuricemia F and E: dehydration, hypocalcemia, hypocoremia, hypokalemia, hypomagnesemia, hyponatremia, hypovolemia, metabolic alkalosis Hemat: Edema PO: (Adults) 20–80 mg/day as a single dose initially, may repeat in 6–8 hr; may ↑ dose by 20–40 mg q 6–8 hr until desired response. It helps you make more urine and to lose salt and excess water from your body.
Furosemide is a diuretic used to treat fluid retention (edema) in dogs and cats with congestive heart failure, liver disease, or certain kidney disease. Furosemide Lasix helps people with edematous syndrome to reduce the amount of liquid in the body.
Lasix is a loop diuretic approved by the FDA for veterinary use.
Lasix (furosemide) is a loop diuretic (water pill) that prevents your body from absorbing too much salt. The recommended starting Lasix dosage for hh blood pressure is Lasix 40 mg twice daily.
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