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A diuretic, C17H20N2O5S2, used in the treatment of edema associated with congestive heart failure, hepatic cirrhosis, and renal disease.

[Probably bu(tyl) + meta- + (sulfo)n(yl) + (am)ide.]


n bumetanida
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Bumetanide Tablets are a generic version of the brand product, Bumex (bumetanide) Tablets.
According to the company, Bumetanide Tablets are a generic version of the brand product, Bumex (bumetanide) Tablets.
Besides the Revela and Kenalog-40 generics, other recent launches from Amneal include busulfan injection 60 mg/10 ml (6 mg/1 ml), a generic version of Busulfex; progesterone capsules in 100 mg and 200 mg strengths, a generic of Prometrium; bumetanide tablets in 0.5 mg, 1 mg and 2 mg strengths, a generic of Bumex; ezetimibe and simvastatin tablets, a generic of Vytorin; and clonidine HC1 extended-release tablets in 0.1 mg strength, a generic of Kapvay.
Bumetanide was marketed by Roche Holding AG under the brand name Bumex as a treatment for water retention in people with congestive heart failure and now is a generic drug.
Some commonly prescribed drugs in this class include amiloride (Midamar), bumetanide (Bumex), chlorthalidone (Hygroton), chlorothiazide (Diuril), furosemide (Lasix), hydrochlorothiazide (Microzide, Esidrix, Hydrodiuril) and indapamide (Lozol).
Loop diuretics (Lasix, Bumex) and thiazides (HCTZ) increase the kidneys' water and salt elimination and deplete calcium, magnesium, sodium, potassium, zinc, CoQlO, B1, and B6.
Loop diuretics such as bumetanide (Bumex) are stronger, and designed to treat heart failure symptoms.
He had delayed sternal closure 2 days later after diuresis with a Bumex (Bumetanide) infusion.