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Leg edema, liver related

What's the best way to deal with liver related edema in my legs, ankles, and feet? Currently taking 40mg furosemide and 50-100mg of Spironolactone. Weight gain related to edema. I'm on a sodium restricted diet, and drink about 2qts. of water daily. At one time I was at 4th Stage Liver Failure, I have regular banding of esophageal varices, procedures every six months. Taking low dose of Nadolol to keep portal pressure down. Can you make any suggestions as to how I can help myself? ## My sister had/edema, she has not discussed all she has done but she goes to a therapist now 3 times a week and they work on her legs in pushing the fluid out and on her stomach and she said they massage and push, wish I could tell you more. She had it for years, was given water pills, they did surger...

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Edema and Furosemide

Does anyone know does this medication works for swollen feet and ankles? ## It helps me very much. ## I have been taking Furosemide for a couple of years now and it definately helps with swollen feet and ankles. I take 40mg twice a day. I have never had any problems taking this medicine. ## My daughter has been prescribed Furosdmide 20mg and Diamox 500 mg for idiopathic intracranial hypertension. She has been on them 7 days and so far has not had increased urination. Has anybody who has been on these drugs know how long it usually takes for this to kick in? Also, does anybody know someone else with this condition? She has just been diagnosed with it and we do not know of anybody with it. Thanks. ## Hi, Patricia. I had the same pathology a few years ago. I used Diamox and it works for me...

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Furosemide 20 Mg Tablet

Does this help with low blood pressure as well as high blood pressure? ## Furosemide is a loop diuretic used in the treatment of congestive heart failure and edema. Other information I was able to gather shows that this drug can be prescribed for hypertension (high blood pressure). I have not seen any info on this drug pertaining to low blood pressure. For more information about this drug, please refer to the link below... If you have any more questions or concerns, please post back and I will be happy to help you. ## i just took 20 20mg ic furosemide am i going to overdose ## Should this be taken in the morning or in the evening? ## My husband has been taking furosemide 20 mg Qualitest brand for quite some time and now we're not able to get it. Is there a reason why? It's the o...

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Furosemide 40 MG

WHAT IS THIS PRESCRIBED FOR? ## Furosemide is a loop diuretic used in the treatment of congestive heart failure and edema. For more information about this drug, please refer to the link below... If you have any more questions or concerns, please post back and I will be happy to help you. ## This Furosemide I have is probably 7-8 yrs old. Does the compound change or do you think it gets weak? Thanks! I hope you can help. ## Hi Jo, When it comes to drugs and medication I believe it is best to not take any chances with the past expiration date. They may still be ok to take if they haven't been exposed to a high amount of heat or various other conditions outside of the bottle, however I am not a pharmacist or MD, so I cannot guarantee if it is safe for you to consume. I would recommend ...

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Orange round pill with 50 239

Please let me know asap what this pill is? Once again it is orange in color, with an imprint of 50 239. ## Hello Valarie, The imprint and color you gave me matches a Furosemide 50 mg pill I found in the NIH database. Furosemide is a water pill that prevents your body from absorbing too much salt. Below is some information I pulled up regarding this pill. Product Code 13985-585 Imprint 50;239 Name Furosemide Ingredients Furosemide 50 Mg; Label Author Mwi/vetone Color Yellow Size 10mm Shape Round I hope this information is helpful. Please let me know if you have any further questions.

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small round yellow pill m2 on one side other side unreadable

I found a small round yellow pill with m2 on one side (other side is unreadable) in a minors bag. So I really want to know what it is, whether it's harmful, etc.? ## Hello Linda, I wasn't able to find an exact match for the pill you are describing, how bright of a yellow is the pill? There are two round pills I found with M2 imprints (pictured below) that are considered white but have a yellowish tint. Furosemide 20mg Hydromorphone Hydrochloride Let me know if either of these are the pill that you found so that I can provide you with detailed information. If it is neither of these pills I can continue searching.

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V 3171

white round ## white round 3171 over V is 80 mg Furosemide ## That is correct, it is manufactured by Qualitest Pharmaceuticals, it is most commonly used to treat high blood pressure, congestive heart failure, and edema. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, headache, increased urination, dehydration, and hypotension. Inactive ingredients may include: corn starch lactose monohydrate magnesium stearate magnesium silicate Is there anything else I can help with?

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Furosemide - Grey/Blue Tablet Imprinted SVP

Hi. My cat is on furosemide and the tablets are usually white but I have been given smaller grey/blue tablets with "svp" etched on them. Is this right? ## Who gave them to you? A vet, or a regular pharmacist? Can you please post back with more details? This medication is usually used to help reduce excess fluid from the body, to treat high blood pressure, and certain cardiac conditions. The NIH warns that its side effects in a feline might include nausea, dizziness, headache, dehydration, and low blood pressure. ## Hi found out that my vet dispensed incorrect tablets for my cat .label correct tablets wrong !

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White Round Pill 3170 V

white tablet round scored ## Based on the description provided, I found your pill to be Furosemide (40 mg). Furosemide is a loop diuretic used in the treatment of congestive heart failure and edema. For more information about this drug, please refer to the link below... If you have any more questions or concerns, please post back and I will be happy to help you. ## Will this 3170 V pill lose potency if old? I was told to take it when valsartan 160/25 doesn't get rid of swollen feet and I haven't needed it until recently (today).

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White round pill 54 583 v.s. White round pill 40

What is the difference? I was taking a white round pill imprinted with 40 and my pharmacy changed it to a white round pill imprinted with 54 583, which does not work as well and results in more swelling. ## A white round pill imprinted with "54 583" is reportedly identified as Furosemide 40 mg, marketed for use in treating fluid retention (edema), heart failure as well as other conditions. NDC: 0054-8299 Inactive Ingredients: -Silicon Dioxide -Lactose Monohydrate -Cellulose, Microcrystalline -Starch, Corn -Sodium Lauryl Sulfate -Sodium Starch Glycolate Type a Potato -Stearic Acid A white round pill imprinted with "40" is reportedly identified as Atorvastatin Calcium 40 mg, marketed for use in treating high cholesterol. NDC: 62175-892 / 42291-145 Inactive Ingredients: -...

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Pot Cl Micro Tab 20meq er

What are the side effects of the medicine? ## Potassium is a nutritional supplement, used to treat or prevent a deficiency in this vital nutrient. As a supplement, the side effect profiles for it are not studied the same as drugs are, however, this one is known to cause nausea, stomach irritation and excess stomach acid, in some people. Learn more: Are there any other questions? ## What is medcation Pot cl micro tab 20 meg Er usec to treat. ## It is used to treat low potassium levels in the blood ## I have cancer and on chemo, which makes taking this Potassium Chloride Micro 20mEq ER extremely difficult. Is there any over the counter potassium supplement in a gel or smaller pill that I can take? ## I have a perscription for Pot CL MICRO 20 MCG. It is a dry, big pill that even when I spl...

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Small white pill 54 on top and 585 or 583 on bottom

What is a small white pill imprinted with 54 on top and 585 or 583 on the bottom? ## Hi Margie, A small round white pill with 54 over 583 on one side and scored on the back is reportedly identified as Furosemide (40mg); which is marketed for use in treating edema (fluid retention), kidney failure and other medical conditions. Pill Size: 7mm NDC: 0054-4299 Labeler: Roxane Laboratories, Inc. Inactive Ingredients: -Colloidal Silicon Dioxide -Corn Starch -Lactose Monohydrate -Microcrystalline Cellulose -Pregelatinized Starch -Sodium Lauryl Sulfate -Sodium Starch Glycolate -Stearic Acid Hope this helps!

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furosem tab 40 mg

furosem tab 40 mg lasic ## Furosemide is a loop diuretic most commonly used to treat Congestive Heart Failure and Edema. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, hyponatremia and dehydration. Read more: Do you have any questions? ## What do I do when my furosemide is not working? I take 40 mg in the morning and at night...it wasn't working so I doubled up on my dose and take 2 in the morning and 2 at night. I am still so swollen my legs hurt from the swelling and my skin being pulled too tight and my scrotum is even swelled up... It's the size of a small cantaloupe...

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Small round white pill, non-scored, blank on one side with RE 22 on the other side

I just moved from Massachusetts to Maryland to care for my 77 yr old mom and 80 yr old dad. I found the above described pill in the bottom of my mom's medication lock box and I'm not certain what medication it is. I do know that the pharmacy they use often purchases whatever manufacturer has the lowest price which I don't mind. But, I would really appreciate it if the pharmacy owner would have a written description of each medication printed on the label OR have a true to size photo of both sides of a pill on the label. ## Hello, Lisa! How are you? A round, white tablet with RE over 22 is manufactured by Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals and they list it as containing 20mgs of Furosemide, it is a diuretic that is most commonly used to remove excess fluid from the body to help treat co...

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Furosemide80mg Tab Ran

have been taking furosemide 40 mg for 25 years it suddenly stopped working and I gained 25 lbs rather guickly. I cannot find the manf. of the 80mg.pills that the pharmacy sub for the fortys and now they want to charge me full price for generic kind. ## The pharmacy should be able to order them in for you. If they won't, you may need to try a different pharmacy. The FDA lists the typical side effects of this medication as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, increased urination, and hypotension. Do you also watch your diet, and sodium intake? What other medications have you tried?

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ep 116

small round may have a slight yellow color to it ## Excellium Pharmaceuticals lists this tablet as containing 20mgs of Furosemide, it is commonly used to treat high blood pressure, edema, and congestive heart failure. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, increased urination, and dehydration. Is there anything else I can help with?

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small white pill round 66 21

small white pill says 66 21 ## Is the marking possibly GG 21? If so, Sandoz Pharmaceuticals lists it as containing 20mgs of Furosemide, which is used to treat fluid retention, edema, high blood pressure, and congestive heart failure. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, and hypotension. Is there anything else I can help with?

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mylan 216

mylan 2`6 on one side and 40 on the other side ## tell me ## Mylan 216 is Furosemide. ## Major is correct, and to add some specifics, it contains 40mgs of Furosemide. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, dehydration, and hypotension. NDC code for more information: 0378-0216 Is there anything I can help with?

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white pill gg 201

small white round gg 201 ## Sandoz Pharmaceuticals lists this tablet as containing 40mgs of Furosemide, which is most commonly used to help reduce the amount of fluid in the body, to treat conditions, such as high blood pressure, edema, and high blood pressure. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, increased urination, and hypotension. Is there anything else I can help with?

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Small White round pill, R on one side M on the other side

I can't find out what it is anywhere, someone on one site said it was FUROSEMIDE but I looked it up and it didn't look like it. ## I have the same pills and they were prescribed for Risperedol as a mood stabilizer ## Tasha is correct, this tablet is manufactured by Mylan Pharmaceuticals and they list it as containing 0.25mgs of Risperidone, which is a very potent antipsychotic, it is used to treat various mood disorders, and some cases of insomnia. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, sedation, severe drowsiness, and weight gain. Are there any other questions?

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