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What's furosemide and what is it used for?

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Dr. Rajesh Boorgu
Nephrology and Dialysis 28 years experience
Volume excess: Lasix (furosemide) is a powerful diuretic meant to remove excess fluid and sodium from the body. It is used primarily to treat conditions such as congestive heart failure and kidney failure.
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