Lasix

Drug Uses

Lasix is well known diuretic. It is used to treat edemas or fluid accumulation in the body (after heart failure, cirrhosis and chronic kidney failure. Also it is very effective to treat high blood pressure in combination with appropriate drugs.

How Taken

Follow your health care provider instructions strictly; check the label and medicine guidance before using. If the information is not clear on the label, ask your doctor. For your convenience take the Lasix at day time to avoid urination during the night. You may feel better in a short time, don't stop taking Lasix, and continue your treatment course.

Missed Dose

Take the missed dose at the moment you remember. If it is time for the next dose, skip it. Make some notes about missed dose and inform your doctor. Don't take any extra dose to make up the missed dose.

Storage

Put Lasix in a dark and dry place away from heat and moisture at room temperature. Keep it not reachable for kids.

More Information

Get the generic Lasix. It is a water pill that works by blocking the absorption of fluid and salt in the kidney, and this action causes a profound increase in urine output.

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