Cardiac oedema: All forms of cardiac oedema in conjunction with adequate glycoside therapy.
Ascites due to cirrhosis of the liver, mechanical obstruction or cardiac failure.
Renal oedema (in nephrotic syndrome usually in conjunction with ACTH or corticosteroids).
Furosemide is indicated in adults and pediatric patients for the treatment of edema associated with congestive heart failure, cirrhosis of the liver, and renal disease, including the nephrotic syndrome. Furosemide is particularly useful when an agent with greater diuretic...Read More
The dose range for adults is 50 to 200gm in a 24 hr period with a dosage limit of 50gm on any one occasion. In most instances an adequate response will be achieved at a dosage of approximately 100gm per 24hr period. The rate of administration is usually adjusted to maintain a...Read More