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Furosemide Injection (Furosemide) - Reviews, Ratings, Comments by Patients


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Below are Furosemide Injection (Furosemide) reviews, ratings, comments submitted by patients and caregivers. Based on a total of 1 ratings/reviews, Furosemide Injection has an overall score of 2. The effectiveness score is 2 and the side effect score is 10. The scores are on ten point scale: 10 - best, 1 - worst. This information is not vetted and should not be cosidered as clinical evidence.

Furosemide Injection review by care giver of 90 year old female patient

Overall rating:  
Effectiveness:   Ineffective
Side effects:   No Side Effects
Treatment Info
Condition / reason:   CHF
Dosage & duration:   varied (dosage frequency: as needed) for the period of 2 weeks
Other conditions:   atrial fibrillation
Other drugs taken:   heart medications, potassium
Reported Results
Benefits:   The IV form was effective in removing excess fluid. The oral form did not.
Side effects:   The oral form did not remove the fluid.
Comments:   Patient received IV form in hospital and fluid came off quickly and effectively. Oral form, which she was sent home on, did not work and she ended up back in the hospital within 24 hours. One of the doctors later admitted that there was something about the oral form that caused it to be ineffective in certain situations.

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