furosemide

Adult
Uses
  • heart failure
  • edema (available on site)
Contraindications,
drug interactions
or cautions
Contraindications
  • anuria
Drug interactions
  • aminoglycosides, lithium
Adverse Effects
(common and severe)
  • dehydration
  • electrolyte depletion
Instructions and dose
(initial; typical)
20mg; 20-80mg twice daily
Monitoring
  • electrolytes
  • creatinine clearance
Source of Suggestion