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A 65-year-old female asked:

conflicting info on diuretics use in ckd4 with hyperkalemia issues (low aldosterone) with 2 g proteinuria. will 20 mg lasix (furosemide) daily dose harm kidney?

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Dr. Arun Patel
Family Medicine 45 years experience
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. What is appropriate for your problem is best determined by some who does this for a living then try to make sense of all the information that you get from your well meaning friends and the internet

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Last updated May 2, 2016

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