furosemide

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fu·ro·se·mide

 (fyo͝o-rō′sə-mīd′)
n.
A white to yellow crystalline powder, C12H11ClN2O5S, used as a diuretic.

[fur(fural) + s(ulf)- + alteration of amide.]
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Noun1.furosemide - commonly used diuretic (trade name Lasix) used to treat hypertension and edema
diuretic, diuretic drug, water pill - any substance that tends to increase the flow of urine, which causes the body to get rid of excess water
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fu·ro·se·mide

n. furosemida, diurético.
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furosemide

n furosemida
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