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metolazone and lasix timing
A female asked:
28 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Labs: The increase in your creatinine can be dye to many reason. HF itself can cause abnormal kidney function. Excessive use of Lasix (furosemide) also can ... Read More
A 57-year-old male asked:
47 years experience Cardiology
Diuretics: Yes, but the combination can result in an extreme loss of potassium so that electrolyte needs to be closely monitored. That combination is used someti ... Read More
48 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Diuretic combo: Yes, both can be taken at the same time. Lasix (furosemide) is a loop diuretic and can be used in combination with Metolazone to deliver a greater diu ... Read More
A 20-year-old member asked:
28 years experience Cardiology
Diuretics: Why are taking diuretics for? Are you trying to lose weight? The effect of those diuretics usually last < 12 hours
A 22-year-old male asked:
25 years experience Pediatrics
Overdosing : Call poison control for overdose or if someone eats,drinks, or swallows something that may be poison.
A 23-year-old male asked:
44 years experience Cardiology
No: They are drugs of the same class and there's no benefit in taking both. You list nephrotic syndrome. You will likely need a higher dose of lasix (furo ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
51 years experience Cardiology
Lasix (furosemide): You don't have to taper lasix (furosemide).
A 28-year-old female asked:
28 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Generally not.
A 32-year-old member asked:
23 years experience Cardiology
Almost: Both these medications are loop diuretics. They work very similarly however some properties such as absorption, duration and onset of action are diffe ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
31 years experience Cardiology
Yes.: They frequently are . The two are also available in a combo pill.
A 56-year-old female asked:
40 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Lasix (furosemide) is stronger: To remove water effectively, you need lasix, (furosemide) not spironolactone. However, spironolactone has special uses in liver disease and in some he ... Read More
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