Furosemide

generic for Lasix

Furosemide Warnings

Furosemide is a very potent medication. Using too much of this drug can lead to serious water and salt/mineral loss. Therefore, it is important that you are closely monitored by your doctor while taking this medication. Tell your doctor right away if you become very thirsty or confused, or develop muscle cramps/weakness. See also Side Effects section.
  • May cause dizziness
  • May cause blurred vision
  • This drug may impair the ability to operate a vehicle, vessel (e.g., boat), or machinery. Use care until you become familiar with its effects.
  • Warning: To prevent loss of effect, keep drug in original container. Close tightly right away after each use.
  • Avoid prolonged or excessive exposure to direct and/or artificial sunlight while using this medication.
  • Protect from light
  • Date opened __________________
  • Discard unused portion after the expiration date of _______________.
  • Read the boxed warning information for this medication.

Lactation Warnings

  • USED IN NEONATES;POOR ORAL ABSORPTION;COULD THEORETICALLY SUPPRESS LACTATION

Pregnancy Warnings

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