Diuretic Medications

Lasix® (Furosemide)

Purpose

Lasix removes excess fluids from your body and sometimes helps us manage your blood pressure.

Dosage

Varies according to your body weight, kidney function, potassium levels, urine output, and blood pressure.

When

The transplant team will advise if they prescribe this medication for you.

Common Side Effects

Weakness, muscle cramping, feeling light-headed, and dizziness.