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  1. Your experiences with HCTZ
    ... medication? I've never taken HCTZ, but I did take Lasix ( Furosemide ) for many years. I couldn't take much of it or it...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix

  2. How to withdraw from Altace
    ... I am on Altace and Furosemide (diuretic) and my blood pressure is too low and I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Altace

  3. Herbal teas?
    ... readily reversible with therapy. In a non-emergency, Furosemide (a diuretic) or sorbitol (sodium polystyrene sulfonate...
    ... [QUOTE=flowergirl2day;3569170]In a non-emergency, Furosemide (a diuretic) or sorbitol (sodium polystyrene sulfonate ... that torsemide works more reliably than the Lasix ( furosemide ) - and probably better than the other common loop...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium Spironolactone Bumex Lasix

  4. 4 different blood pressure meds
    ... also has diabetes and takes glipizide for that and furosemide for fluid retention. Along with Zocor at night and...
    ... also has diabetes and takes glipizide for that and furosemide for fluid retention. Along with Zocor at night and ... plasma concentrations, ESPECIALLY in older people Furosemide and Metoprolol - increased risk of hyperglycemia and ... arrhythmias Furosemide and Glipizide - efficiency diminished, interference ... with blood glucose control Furosemide and Aliskiren (tekturna) - decreased blood concentration ... of furosemide - peak plasma concentration reduced by up to 50% ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Glipizide Metoprolol Norvasc Toprol Zocor tekturna

  5. Tons Of Bp Meds
    ... toprol) 200 Mg 2. Cartia Xt 360mg 3. Cozaar 100 Mg 4. Furosemide 20 Mg It Was Controling My Bp For Some Time And Then...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cartia Cozaar Toprol

  6. hydrochlorot for high systolic pressure
    ... ACE inhibitors, beta blockers, captopril, clonidine, furosemide , Hctz (ESPECIALLY when combined with a beta blocker...
    ... Does anyone have knowledge of 'loop diuretics' furosemide (Lasix)? Info at the RiteAid drugstore where I shop...
    ... drug. The World Health Organization recommends that Furosemide should not be used for treatment of high blood pressure ... to learn more about it before seeing your doctor. Furosemide has MANY adverse effects. I recommend reasearching...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Clonidine Enalapril Lisinopril Nifedipine Pravastatin Propranolol Simvastatin Spironolactone Verapamil Lasix

  7. Diuretics and side effects
    ... I have no idea. I had been experimenting with furosemide , and had just increased the dosage from 20mg to 40mg ... elbows and wrists caused pain, so I stopped taking furosemide . The pain went away. I have atrial fibrillation ... My ace inhibitor takes two-three days to kick in. Furosemide also took more than one day to noticeably lower my...
    ... 3433873]I have no idea. I had been experimenting with furosemide , and had just increased the dosage from 20mg to 40mg ... elbows and wrists caused pain, so I stopped taking furosemide . The pain went away. I'm really glad it didn't ... My ace inhibitor takes two-three days to kick in. Furosemide also took more than one day to noticeably lower my...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Verapamil

  8. New Med Update
    ... etc. I had two weeks on 120mg propranolol and 40mg furosemide . My sense of detachment and apathy escalated, and ... tablet in my mouth, so I am just on the propranolol and furosemide . I still feel very tired and extremely detached from...
    ... thinning dramatically. I feel so old. I don't think the furosemide affect me but it's hard to say what's doing what....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cardura Lisinopril Propranolol Benicar

  9. At The End Of My Tether
    ... propranolol from 40 mg to 120mg daily. I'm still on Furosemide , or Lasix, 40mg. My blood pressure was up, but the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benicar Lasix Lisinopril Norvasc Propranolol

  10. Your experience with Diuretics
    ... on them. Have you ever tried a low, LOW dose of Furosemide (Lasix)? It is a commonly prescribed diuretic. ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix

  11. Need advise
    ... substitiute diuretic (better in fact IMHO) is Lasix ( furosemide .) I am ALWAYS amazed to see doctors run through...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix

  12. Tropol xl and heart rate
    ... take my Cozaar (losartan) WITHOUT my Lasix (diuretic furosemide ) my blood pressure will rise. I have always felt...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benicar Cozaar Lasix Toprol

  13. Side effects of Antihypertensives
    ... serum sodium on blood tests (not very serious) Furosemide (Lasix): no problems at all...works well for BP and ... nothing. <> I currrently take Furosemide (40 mg) and Cozaar (50 mg.)...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Cozaar Enalapril Lasix Nadolol Norvasc

  14. Alternative for hydrochlorothiazide
    ... Yes there is: LASIX ( furosemide ) and it is a REALLY nice drug.:) It is a potent...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix

  15. Lasix and Monopril
    ... diuretic.;) I've got nothing but praise for Lasix ( furosemide .)...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix

  16. Hydrochlorothiazide and a Rash
    ... sodium. Yes there is a very real alternative...Lasix ( furosemide .) I really like it and it doesn't affect my sodium...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix

  17. Altace and Potassium levels
    ... lowering the ALTACE dose and adding some thiazide or furosemide , since diuretics will cause potassium EXCRETION. That...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Altace Lasix Potassium

  18. very high blood pressure
    ... that? Have you tried a diuretc like HCTZ or LASIX ( furosemide ) in the past? ANYONE taking more than one med should...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix

  19. WilmaJ
    ... currently on 100 mg of Toprol XL, 320mg diolvan, 20mg furosemide and 15mg minoxidil. I occasionally flare up to 150...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diovan Toprol

  20. Diovan no longer working
    ... says only 25% as likely.) Consider it (generic is furosemide .)...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix

  21. Lenin, quick question
    ... diuretic to try is the loop diuretic Lasix (generic as furosemide )...40 mg. twice a day. It is wise to take KCl (20 ... prevent too low a potassium. Both are very cheap. Furosemide works VERY much diifferently from HCTZ. Worth a ... hypertensives.) But it;s worth a try. I take furosemide (and KCl) and a low dose of Cozaar and I get good...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cozaar Lasix Lisinopril Potassium

  22. Anyone taking Metolazone? its a duretic
    ... alternative to consider for yourself is daily Lasix ( furosemide )...strong but not horrible....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix Potassium

  23. Water Pill
    ... kind of "water pill", a loop diuretic called Lasix ( furosemide ) and I like the way it works...I've been taking it...
    ... I am taking a diuretic known as Furosemide . As is common with loop diuretics, I have also ... this the doctor's error? Is it serious? I believe Furosemide although highly variable in individuals does its work...
    ... Fool's Gold, Lasix ( furosemide ) is famous for its ability to cause potassium loss ... it is solely to replace the potassium lost by the furosemide . Really it wouldn't matter if you took the KCl 8 hours...
    ... take some vitamin C on occasion to potentiate the furosemide but I have no idea if the ER versus normal release...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix Potassium hydrochlorothiazide Klor-con

  24. Salt and Ace Inhibitors
    ... Emerald eyes, Have you tried Lasix ( furosemide .) It's a "loop" diuretic that works VERY differently...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix

  25. Diuretics
    ... taken a LOOP diuretic and addded potassium (Lasix... furosemide ) but I've never tried any potassium sparing diuretics...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Dyazide Lasix Potassium Spironolactone

  26. Effective Mgmt of BP Med Side Effects?
    ... Tamsin and Susan, Ask for a trial with Lasix ( furosemide ) maybe 40 mg. taken twice a day....it works even better...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix Nifedipine Norvasc Potassium

  27. Odd Blood Test Results
    ... over-lowered my K+ values. I switched to Lasix ( furosemide ) and my sodium returned to normal levels very quickly...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diovan Lasix Potassium

  28. Lenin please compare Lasix to HCT
    ... thiazide always caused low sodium levels and the lasix ( furosemide ) keeps the sodium up. The net effect is that thiazide...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix Potassium

  29. High B/P and Impotence
    ... potency. Also that IF you take a diuretic, Lasix ( furosemide ) causes only 25% of the problems that thiazide does...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix

  30. Is a CCB my only choice now???
    ... with HCTZ you may very well NOT have any with Lasix ( furosemide )...they work VERY differently. I find my heart rate ... can get wonky from thiazide but not furosemide . ACE inhibitors: perhaps an ACE inhibitor other...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine Lasix Lisinopril

  31. Other Types of Diuretics?
    ... Tamsin, Yes, Lasix ( furosemide ) is a LOOP diuretic. It works differently from thiazides ... common. (I take 40-40mg. 12 hours apart.) Both the furosemide and the KCl are very inexpensive. You might also...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Dyazide Lasix Potassium hydrochlorothiazide

  32. My Blood Pressure Meds Almost Killed Me!
    ... a good combo. NOTHING drains out water like Lasix ( furosemide .) Just to amplify what I said about diarrhea: ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix Potassium

  33. Curious ARB Reaction
    ... with the CCB's but I'm pretty happy with the Lasix ( furosemide ) these days. Good energy, no water retention, good...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cardizem Lasix

  34. 55 yr old ADD Male with adverse side effects of Dexedrine
    ... TRY a diuretic like HCTZ, chlorthalidone or Lasix ( furosemide .) But honestly, since so FEW people are taking "bennies...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Amphetamine Atenolol Enalapril Lasix

  35. dietary advice etc for hbp
    ... slight one at that. That said, I KNOW that Lasix ( furosemide ) can cause all kinds of interactions with medications...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix

  36. Coffee
    ... numbers (under 115/75 from my short trial of only Lasix furosemide , 80 mg. BUT the last two nights my numbers were over...
    ... numbers (under 115/75 from my short trial of only Lasix furosemide , 80 mg. BUT the last two nights my numbers were over...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix

  37. New Drug
    ... century of hydrochlorothiazide 50 mg. I am moving on to furosemide (Lasix) a LOOP diuretic. It is supposed to be be better...
    ... I am moving on to furosemide (Lasix) a LOOP diuretic. ... So tomorrow I will start...
    ... life without thiazide so I hope all goes well with furosemide . Thanks for the comments everyone....
    ... I took furosemide 40 mg and the giant potassium pill for about 9 mos...
    ... ypertensives, I most heartily recommend a trial with Lasix ( furosemide .) It is now the ONLY drug I am taking and my BP readings...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cozaar Lasix Nadolol Potassium hydrochlorothiazide Aspirin bayer

  38. sexual drive and atenolol
    ... CCB's. The literature says that a loop diuretic, furosemide has a very low incidence of ED. Why not do a trial...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cozaar

  39. What do you think of LASIX?
    ... and a couple other reasons. Has anyone tried lasix ( furosemide ?) How was the experience?...
    ... and a couple other reasons. Has anyone tried lasix ( furosemide ?) How was the experience? I took Lasix 20mg, every...
    ... Lenin, My husband was on both. First Furosemide 20mgs then HCTZ 50mgs. Both seemed to work about the...
    ... lasix, I imagine it works similarly. I'll try the furosemide (Lasix) first because the furosemide costs 10 to 15...
    ... insurance company will balk because ALL the literature on furosemide backs up the need for extra potassium. Tell the doctor...
    ... insurance company will balk because ALL the literature on furosemide backs up the need for extra potassium. Tell the doctor...
    ... insurance company will balk because ALL the literature on furosemide backs up the need for extra potassium. Tell the doctor...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix Cozaar Potassium Altace

  40. Do BP meds target systoic or diastolic?
    ... Special mention should be made of the potent diuretic furosemide (Puresis, Aquarid, Lasix, Disal, Salix). This class...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix Potassium

  41. spikes at night
    ... stronger thaizide than HCTZ) or a loop diuretic like furosemide (Lasix) maybe 160 mg. in 4 doses should be the core...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cialis Diovan Lasix Potassium

  42. Kidney damage from high BP?
    ... Common examples include hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ) and furosemide . These medicines help kidneys remove excess salt and...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Cialis Clonidine Diltiazem Enalapril Lisinopril Metoprolol Nifedipine Propranolol Terazosin Toprol Verapamil hydrochlorothiazide

  43. Need a question answered about my BP
    ... Diuretics Commonly Used In Heart Failure Treatment furosemide (Lasix, Apo-furosemide, Myrosemide, Novosemide) bumetanide...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bumex Lasix Potassium Spironolactone

  44. Propronolol vs Atenolol
    ... orothiazide? That's a very small dose. Lenin, It is Furosemide . I have it in 20mg. tablets and I felt like I always ... :D I would like to think that the Vytorin and Furosemide alone will lower it and keep me comfortable and away...
    ... Oh, Furosemide is a very potent LOOP DIURETIC. I think it's probably ... Cozaar (50 mg) away. I think I might ask for Lasix ( furosemide ) on my next dooctor's visit. I have been taking thiazide...
    ... Oh, Furosemide is a very potent LOOP DIURETIC. I think it's probably ... Cozaar (50 mg) away. I think I might ask for Lasix ( furosemide ) on my next dooctor's visit. I have been taking thiazide...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Corgard Nadolol Propranolol vytorin hydrochlorothiazide Cozaar Lasix

  45. Malt Vinegar for BP?
    ... the rundown on these, pitfalls and so forth? I have Furosemide here at 20 Mg. that is my wifes that I can try as...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium Tylenol

  46. Any headache free BP Meds??
    ... lowering affect as well, and felt good. I have some furosemide here that is my wifes to use "on occassion" in addition ... little. What would you recommend? Perhaps a little Furosemide with a little Atenolol? Atenolol has been the best ... ten being the best I give Atenolol a 7 perhaps. The Furosemide is in 20Mg pills. The Atenolol is 25Mg. Perhaps 10Mg ... . of furosemide and 12.5 Mg of atenolol at the same time?...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Avapro Benicar Diltiazem Tylenol Verapamil

  47. has anyone ever felt like this??
    ... ---------1.25 MGS---------------------ONCE A DAY FUROSEMIDE TAB-------40MGS------------------------EVERY OTHER...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lisinopril

  48. Anyone know if you really are salt sensitive?
    ... renin level will then be drawn and a diuretic, usually furosemide (Lasix), will be injected through an IV. Normally...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix Potassium

  49. How much is too much Potassium???

  50. Loop diuretics and salt restriction?
    ... thiazide diuretics. What about loop diuretics such as furosemide (Lasix)? Should I be restricting salt when taking...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix

  51. Went in for Birth control pills...came out with HB pills... what happened??
    ... What about loop diuretics such as furosemide (Lasix)? Should I be restricting salt when taking...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix

  52. Blood pressure spiking again
    ... in the 150s/ high 90s. My meds have been 20 mg furosemide in the morning, with 25 mg Toprol XL at 3PM. When...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Toprol

  53. Stubborn BP
    ... or chlorthalidone (Hygroton) or Equivalent to furosemide (Lasix), 320 mg/day, or metolazone (Zaroxolyn), 10...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Altace Atenolol Benicar Capoten Clonidine Cozaar Diovan Inderal Lasix Lotensin Metoprolol Propranolol Toprol Zaroxolyn catapres hydrochlorothiazide tenormin

  54. Please explain these drugs
    ... Since many people show low K levels while on HCTZ or furosemide , they have formulated a combination triamterene-HCTZ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium Triamterene-HCTZ