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2 Interactions found for:

furosemide
Interactions Summary
  • 2 Major
  • 0 Moderate
  • 0 Minor
  • furosemide

Drug Interactions

A total of 453 medications are known to interact with furosemide.
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Common Interactions Checks

Drug and Food Interactions

No food interactions were found for selected drugs: furosemide

This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.

Drug and Pregnancy Interactions

The following applies to the ingredients: Furosemide

Professional Content

This drug should not be used during pregnancy unless the benefit outweighs the risk to the fetus; use is contraindicated according to some authorities.

AU TGA pregnancy category: C
US FDA pregnancy category: C

Comments: Use of this drug during pregnancy requires monitoring of electrolytes, hematocrit, and fetal growth.

Animal studies have revealed evidence of fetolethality. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy.

AU TGA pregnancy category C: Drugs which, owing to their pharmacological effects, have caused or may be suspected of causing, harmful effects on the human fetus or neonate without causing malformations. These effects may be reversible. Accompanying texts should be consulted for further details.

US FDA pregnancy category C: Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.

References

  1. Cerner Multum, Inc. "UK Summary of Product Characteristics." O 0
  2. Cerner Multum, Inc. "Australian Product Information." O 0
  3. "Product Information. Lasix (furosemide)." sanofi-aventis , Bridgewater, NJ.

Drug and Breastfeeding Interactions

The following applies to the ingredients: Furosemide

Professional Content

Caution is recommended as use is contraindicated according to some authorities.

Excreted into human milk: Yes

Comments: The effects in the nursing infant are unknown.

References

  1. Cerner Multum, Inc. "Australian Product Information." O 0
  2. Cerner Multum, Inc. "UK Summary of Product Characteristics." O 0
  3. "Product Information. Lasix (furosemide)." sanofi-aventis , Bridgewater, NJ.

Therapeutic Duplication Warnings

No warnings were found for your selected drugs.

Therapeutic duplication warnings are only returned when drugs within the same group exceed the recommended therapeutic duplication maximum.

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Drug Interaction Classification

These classifications are only a guideline. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific individual is difficult to determine. Always consult your healthcare provider before starting or stopping any medication.

Major Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.
Moderate Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.
Minor Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.
Unknown No interaction information available.

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