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Furosemide (Lasix) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations

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Furosemide (Lasix) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations

What is the Generic Name for Lasix?

Furosemide

What is the Trade Name for Furosemide?

Lasix

What are the Indications of Furosemide (Lasix) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations?

edema, hypertension

What are the Actions of Furosemide (Lasix) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations?

prevents reabsorption of sodium and chloride in the kidneys, increase excretion of water, sodium,
chloride, magnesium, potassium

What is the Therapeutic Class of Furosemide (Lasix) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations?

diuretics

What is the Pharmacologic Class of Furosemide (Lasix) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations?

oop diuretics

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Date Published - Nov 22, 2017
Date Modified - Apr 8, 2019

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