Generic name: Furosemide (multiple manufacturers) Common U. S.) Class: Loop diuretic, sulfonamide (contains sulfa), antihypertensive Treatment Uses – For treatment of edema, including edema associated with heart failure or renal failure. S.) Popularity: Tenth most commonly prescribed drug between 2002-2006 (U. As an adjunct (for use with other medications) for treatment of acute volume overload states associated with heart failure. For treatment of hypertension; most often employed in combination with other antihypertensive agents, although probably effective if used alone. For treatment of ascites in patients with cirrhosis. Furosemide is also used to improve pulmonary function in infants with bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD). Nebulized furosemide may be beneficial for treatment of asthma in adults and children although the evidence supporting this use is not overwhelming. The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Patients received nebulised Furosemide iv solution 1 mg/kg or nebulised 0,9% saline (4x/d) under blind conditions in random order so long as need a CPAP-treatment but max. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U. In this study we will prospectively analyze the benefit of inhaled furosemide for preterm and term neonates with transient Tachypnoea. The benefit will be measured as reduction of dyspnea, respiratory rate, oxygen demand and time on CPAP.
Mar 10, 2008. Likewise, nasally inhaled furosemide has been used for treatment of sinus congestion and for prevention of recurrent nasal polyps. There is. Moved Permanently. The document has moved here.