Bumetanide Oral Tablet 0.5Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Bumetanide: Oral tablet (0.5mg)

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Bumetanide 0.5mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: Z 4232  |  0.5
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Bumetanide 0.5mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: LOGO 128,MYLAN  |  245
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Bumetanide 0.5mg Tab
Eon Labs Inc a Division of Sandoz
Pill Identification: E 128 

What is this Medicine?

BUMETANIDE (byoo MET a nide) is a diuretic. It helps you make more urine and to lose salt and excess water from your body. This medicine is used to treat high blood pressure, and edema or swelling from heart, kidney, or liver disease.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Bumetanide: Oral tablet(0.5mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Bumetanide 0.5mg Tablet

NDC: 000934232
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Edema, Heart Failure

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Ascites, Hypertension

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Bumetanide 0.5mg Tablet
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Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: Z 4232  |  0.5
Shape: round
Color: green

Reported Side Effects for Bumetanide 0.5mg Tablet

Ringing In Ears Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Low White Blood Cell Counts Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Fainting Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Urination Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Deafness Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Kidney Inflammation Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
High Triglycerides Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Cholesterol Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Lyell'S Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Impotence (erectile Dysfunction) Incidence:
0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Diaphoresis Incidence:
0.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Tired Incidence:
0.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
0.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
0.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dry Mouth Incidence:
0.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Balance Problems Incidence:
0.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Muscle And/Or Bone Pain Incidence:
0.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Skin Rash Incidence:
0.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
0.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
0.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weakness Incidence:
0.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hives Incidence:
0.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
0.2%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Joint Pain Incidence:
0.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Protein In The Urine Incidence:
0.3%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Itching Incidence:
0.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Kidney Failure Incidence:
0.5%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
0.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
0.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Brain Dysfunction Incidence:
0.6%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Glycosuria Incidence:
0.7%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
0.8%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Postural Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Volume Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
1.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Muscle Cramps Incidence:
1.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Low Calcium Levels Incidence:
2.4%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Phosphate Level Incidence:
4.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Increased Blood Sugar Incidence:
6.6%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Sodium Levels Incidence:
9.2%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Inceased Urination Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low Kidney Function Incidence:
10.6%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Potassium Levels Incidence:
14.7%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Chloride Levels Incidence:
14.9%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Uric Acid Level Incidence:
18.4%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Bumetanide 0.5mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Bumetanide 0.5mg Tablet(Bumetanide)
Alcohol and Loop diuretics(Bumetanide)
Although an interaction is possible, Ethanol (alchohol) and Loop Diuretics (examples: Bumetanide, Furosemide, Torsemide) may be used together. Ethanol or alchohol-containing beverages may increase the effects of Loop Diuretics on your blood pressure. If the blood pressure drops too low, you may become dizzy or feel faint. To limit this interaction, avoid alcohol-containing beverages and do not stand or sit up too quickly. Contact your prescriber if you have dizziness which does not go away.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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