|Bumex (Burinex in Canada)|
Bumex (bumetanide) is a prescription drug used to treat symptoms of edema in people with congestive heart failure, kidney disorder, or liver disease. Bumex is a diuretic (water pill) that can reduce shortness of breath and swelling.
Always read the patient instructions before taking Bumex and follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
Common side effects of Bumex include:
Seek medical attention if you experience a serious side effect such as:
What is Bumex?
Bumex (bumetanide) is a medication that belongs to the class of drugs called Diuretics, Loop. It comes in the form of a tablet and is taken orally.
How does Bumex work?
Bumex works by removing extra fluid from your body to treat symptoms of fluid retention. By getting rid of excess water, Bumex helps to reduce swelling.
What is Bumex used for?
Bumex is used to treat swelling (edema) in patients that have congestive heart failure, liver disease, or kidney disease.