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Furosemide (INN) or frusemide (former BAN) is a loop diuretic used in the treatment of congestive heart failure and edema. It is most commonly marketed by Aventis Pharma under the brand name Lasix. It has also been used to prevent thoroughbred race horses from bleeding through the nose during races. Along with some other diuretics, furosemide is also included on the World Anti-Doping Agency 's banned drug list due to its alleged use as a masking agent for other drugs. Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See for details. Source: Wikipedia, Furosemide (Wikipedia)

A benzoic-sulfonamide-furan. It is a diuretic with fast onset and short duration that is used for EDEMA and chronic RENAL INSUFFICIENCY. Source: National Library of Medicine, MeSH 2006

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zh-CN Chinese (China) 呋塞米
Synonyms: C12H11ClN2O5S;利尿磺胺;呋喃苯氨酸;呋喃苯胺酸;腹安酸;腹氨酸;速尿;速尿灵
fr-CA French (Canada) Furosémide
et-EE Estonian (Estonia) Furosemiid
es-ES Spanish (Spain) Furosemida
it-IT Italian (Italy) Furosemide
tr-TR Turkish (Turkey) Furozmid
ru-RU Russian (Russian Federation) Фуросемид
nl-NL Dutch (Netherlands) furosemide
fr-BE French (Belgium) Furosémide