SALIX® (furosemide)

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Therapeutic Class

A diuretic-saluretic for prompt relief of edema. High potency for effective diuresis. Predictable performance with high therapeutic index. Fast-acting -- diuresis begins within 5 minutes of intravenous administration and within 1 hour of oral administration.


Indications
For the treatment of edema associated with cardiac insufficiency and acute non-inflammatory tissue edema in dogs, cats and horses.

Administration and Dosage
1 to 2 mg/lb (2.5 to 5 mg/kg) once or twice daily via oral, intravenous or intramuscular administration.

Caution
SALIX® is a highly effective diuretic-saluretic which if given in excessive amounts may result in dehydration and electrolyte imbalance.

Supplied
12.5 mg Tablet x 500 Tablets
50 mg Tablet x 500 Tablets
5.0% Injectable – 50 mL Vial

 

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