The liquid version of Lasix is available in the following strengths:
Furosemide 10 mg per 5 mL (10 mg per teaspoonful)
Furosemide 40 mg per 5 mL (40 mg per teaspoonful).
Some forms of this medication are currently available in generic form. Generic (but not brand-name) liquid Lasix is currently available. Both brand-name and generic Lasix tablets are also licensed for sale.
(Click Lasix for more information about this medication, including how it works, what side effects may occur, and what you should be aware of before starting treatment.)
Written by/reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;Arthur Schoenstadt, MD
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