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Bumex versus furosemide

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Dr. Ravi Bansal MD

Effects of taking bumex while one is on dialysis , the person has heavy edema in legs ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ravi Bansal ( Nephrologist)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

WHY IS MY HUSBAND HAVING TO TAKE FUROSEMIDE . 2DAILY BEEN ON THEM SEVERAL YEARS FOR WATER RETENTION BUT TO NO AVAIL. BEEN BACK YO DOCS TODAY GOT TO KEEP TAKINGTHEM. HE SUFFERS WITH PHERIPHIAL VASCULA DIESESE ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh MD

I just had a good asnwer from Dr. Berger Dumbough, just wanted to mention yet that my mom s, among other meds is also on metoprolol , diltiazem and bumex all of which also contibute to fatigue , weakness ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.          Muhammad Hanif MD

I have a problem with Diamox and metabolic acidosis . Was put on Bumex for pseduotumor cerebri ... hold Bumex till I speak to my PCP??? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Hanif ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Raju A.T MD

Is it safe to take Furosemide with Atenolol 50 mg a day? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Raju A.T ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Veera Raghava Rao Buddha. MD

My dad s nursing home is not able to get Bumex anymore & they are changing him to Lasix. He has kidney failure & is on dialysis. I realize both are diuretics. Is Lasix stronger than Bumex? I am ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Veera Raghava Rao Buddha. ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Matthew J. Mangat MD

my wife has c.h.f. and stage 5 kidney failure. she starting diailysis. she takes bumex for the chf which the doctor says causes more kidney promblems. she smokes 2 packs a day.also has diabetes. her chf ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matthew J. Mangat ( Urologist)
Dr.  Antoneta Zotaj MD

My doctor prescribed bumex 1mg & Lasix 40mg + a potassium supplement for edema in my ankles. I also take Lisinopril 40mg & Atenolol 25. I am in horrible pain with leg cramps & hurt everywhere. Prior ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Antoneta Zotaj ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

My husband has congestive heart failure and is taking numerous drugs including bumex. He has developed fruity, odd smelling breath with a chemical taste in his mouth. He also recently developed a pain ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. J Kingson John David MD

I have been prescribed 20mg of Furosemide to take in morning: I am also taking 100mg Morphine ... of time between the Morphine & Klodopin before taking the Furosemide? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. J Kingson John David ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

this is a diuretic. it does-not help in reducing weight.

Dr. Shruti Rijhwani MD

It can be because of UTI or senile changes after menopause. I think you should seek medical attention , they may try furosemide for this.

Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

she is taking treatment for hypertension. life style change is more important.monitoring of condition should be done by physician.hypertensive profile should be done time and again.