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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arun Patel
45 years experience Family Medicine
Follow MD advice : You already have kidney problems and should be monitored by a kidney specialist. Follow their advice closely rather then trying to treat yourself. Wha ... Read More

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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
Need more informatio: This will need urine evaluation and culture. That information will help answer your question. Uncertain lasix (furosemide) is the problem. You ca ... Read More
Dr. Benjamin Lessig
25 years experience Geriatrics
See below: any diuretic meds can cause burning sensation or urinary frequency. I would consider checking with gyn or urologist for the possibility of dryness of ... Read More
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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
57 years experience Dermatology
See DR: Lasix (furosemide) does not cause burning urine. Look for an alternative idea.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
21 years experience Hospital-based practice
Depends on cause.: Lasix (furosemide)'s a medicine / poison that tricks the kidneys into losing urine while the drug is around. It can damage the kidneys if urine produc ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesse Chuang
17 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Tolerance vs dry: After taking Lasix (furosemide) for awhile, like many other medications, you build tolerance and are less sensitive to the medication at the same dose ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
29 years experience Family Medicine
Fluid status: It sounds like you need a really good workup by a good internist perhaps. There are so many things that I do not know about you or what is going on. ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sergio Schabelman
48 years experience Cardiology
Yes: HCTZ (hydrochlorothiazide) is a very weak diuretic that is very good for Hypertension and sometimes, the first drug used. Lasix (furosemide) is a stro ... Read More
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A 85-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
42 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Not predictable: With proper compliant medications, diet and support, Papa could live for months or even years. There is no good predictive model and it is in the hand ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
21 years experience Cardiology
Caution required: In dilated cardiomyopathy, the decreased ejection fraction (squeezing function of the heart) may cause "back-up" of pressure which can result in fluid ... Read More
A 88-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Depends: It depends on 1)whether you're prone to arrhythmias (if so, you need to have a higher potassium) 2) if going up, down or is stable 3) was your dose o ... Read More
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Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly: If you are taking the combination already, and those are your BP readings, then you should be fine. If your BP is that level, and you have not taken ... Read More

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