Hypertension Channel
Related Channels


Were you looking for information about Furosemide? Furosomide is a common misspelling of furosemide.
Furosemide (Lasix®) is a medicine commonly used to control high blood pressure. It is also approved to treat water retention due to several causes, including congestive heart failure, cirrhosis, and kidney failure. Furosemide is a type of diuretic that lowers blood pressure and helps with fluid retention by increasing the amount of salt and water that the kidneys remove from the blood. The drug, which is available by prescription, comes in tablet form and is available in three different strengths.
(Click Furosemide to learn more about the effects of furosemide, for dosing tips and precautions, and to find out what side effects may occur with the drug. You can also click on the various links in the box to the right to access specific topics on furosemide.)
10 Foods That Lower Cholesterol
Referring Pages:
Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2018 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.