Furosemide is used in the treatment of fluid retention (edema), heart failure, increased blood pressure and hypercalcemia (increased calcium levels in blood)
How it works
Furosemide lowers the swelling by removing the levels of excess water and electrolytes in the body.
Common side effects
Dehydration, Decreased potassium level in blood, Decreased magnesium level in blood, Increased blood uric acid, Hearing loss