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Is bumex potassium-sparing

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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. Mahesh Koregol MD

that it was accurate and fell natirally to 3.5 the next day? I am concerned becsuse i take a potassium sparing diuretic ... my doctor telling me my labs showed a serum k of 6 and that I was to avoid all... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mahesh Koregol ( Infertility Specialist)
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.   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. Rakhi Tayal MD

I have Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis , and take Potassium Chloride as well as Inspra (a potassium sparing diuretic ) for the condition. Hormones adversely affect my potassium levels and my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)

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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. 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. 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.  Satyanarayana K Bulusu MD

My husband has diabetes mellitus and nephrogenic diabetes insipidus. His doctor had him on Bumex 1 ... a certain diuretic. Is Bumex a friendly diuretic for DI. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Satyanarayana K Bulusu ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia MD

Hi, Diclofenac potassium is a NSAIDs type of medicine. It is basically used in all types of pain conditions. It should be taken after meals and never empty stomach as can cause hyper-acidity. It should not be taken...

Dr. Paparaja S MD

hi, like vomiting or diarrhea.. wish you a good health...*hit thanks plz

Dr. Anju Choudhary MD

Hi there, there are plenty of conditions which can cause high potassium levels but if you have this condition then the most probable cause could be kidney dysfunction and it would be advisable to get a complete...