Furosemide Oral Tablet 20Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Furosemide: Oral tablet (20mg)

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Furosemide 20mg Tab
Hikma Pharmaceuticals USA Inc.
Pill Identification: 54 840 
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Furosemide 20mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Pill Identification: M 2 
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Furosemide 20mg Tab
Sandoz Inc. a Novartis Company
Pill Identification: GG 21 
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Furosemide 20mg Tab
Par Pharmaceuticals, an Endo Company
Pill Identification: 3169 V,V  |  3169
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Furosemide 20mg Tab
Mylan Institutional LLC
Pill Identification: M 2 

What is this Medicine?

FUROSEMIDE (fyoor OH se mide) 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 Furosemide: Oral tablet(20mg)
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*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Furosemide 20mg Tablet

NDC: 000544297
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Edema, Chronic Lung Disease (CLD), Nephrotic Syndrome, Renal Impairment, Heart Failure

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

Storage Information
Protect from light
Protect from moisture
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Furosemide 20mg Tablet
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Hikma Pharmaceuticals USA Inc.
Pill Identification: 54 840 
Shape: round
Color: white

Reported Side Effects for Furosemide 20mg Tablet

Low Magnesium Levels Incidence:
12.4%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Potassium Levels Incidence:
38.0%*
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.
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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