is used to treat the build-up of fluids and swelling caused by liver cirrhosis, kidney disease or congestive heart failure. It is also used with other medications to treat the build-up of fluid in the lungs. Furosemide may be used to treat other conditions as determined by a doctor. How Taken
Furosemide is to be used in accordance with a doctor’s directions. Take Furosemide with food to avoid stomach upsets. In the early stages of dosage, Furosemide may increase the need to urinate. To avoid sleep disruption it is therefore recommended that Furosemide be taken before 6pm.Missed Dose
If a dose is missed, it can be taken as soon as you remember, as long as it does not clash with the next scheduled dose. In this case, rather skip the missed dose. Never take a double dose.More Information
Furosemide can cause dizziness which may intensify if used in conjunction with alcohol and other medications. Furosemide is to be used with caution. In the early stages of dosage avoid driving or performing any potentially dangerous tasks in case of an adverse reaction. If symptoms persist, or get worse, contact your doctor. Furosemide should only be used by the person for whom it was prescribed. Never increase or decrease the dosage without speaking to a doctor.