- Essential hypertension
- Chronic congestive heart failure
- Hepatic cirrhosis, with collection of fluid in the abdominal cavity (ascites)
- Swelling due to excess fluid retention (edema)
- Resistant edema associated with secondary hyperaldosteronism
Dosage & Administration
Furosemide 40 and spironolactone 50 mg: For previously stabilized patients 1 to 2 tablets daily, orally.
Pregnancy & Lactation
Lactation: Metabolites of Spironolactone have been detected in breast milk. If use of Spironolactone is considered essential, an alternative method of infant feeding should be instituted. Furosemide is excreted in breast milk and breast-feeding should be discontinued if treatment is essential.