30 patient evaluations for Furosemide

Oct 22, 2012 (Started Sep 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fluid retention (edema))
  • Side effects
    Severe (dehydration)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Caused dehydration which became so bad I was hospitalized overnight for it.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Nov 27, 2011 (Started Mar 09, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for swelling in lower extremities)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Side effects: lightheadedness

Aug 9, 2011 (Started Mar 09, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Support urinary health)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for swelling in legs, feet and ankles)
  • Side effects
    Mild (lightheadedness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 80 mg Daily
Side effects: lightheadedness

May 24, 2011 (Started Mar 09, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Support urinary health)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for swelling in legs, feet and ankles)
  • Side effects
    Mild (lightheadedness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 80 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: reduces fluid retension for me. I check my weight regulary for increases of a kilo or two in weight and double the dose to reduce the fluid. works well for me at present.
Side effects: lightheadedness

Feb 17, 2011 (Started Mar 09, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Support urinary health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Side effects: lightheadedness

Dec 21, 2010 (Started Mar 09, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Support urinary health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Side effects: lightheadedness

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Sep 15, 2011 (Started Aug 26, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for swelling in legs, feet and ankles)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fluid retention (edema))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for swelling in lower extremities)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 27, 2011 (Started Aug 26, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for fluid retention (edema))
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for swelling in lower extremities)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Have only taken it once so far, but it made me feel somewhat weak and dizzy.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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