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A 59-year-old female asked:

Do you have to taper lasix (furosemide)?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
Lasix (furosemide): You don't have to taper lasix (furosemide).
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Dr. Rick Koch
Cardiology 23 years experience
No tapering : Required with diuretics like lasix (furosemide).
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Dr. W. james Chon
Nephrology and Dialysis 26 years experience
No: Loop diuretics including furosemide (=lasix) can be stopped without tapering it.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

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