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Condition: Visible Water Retention
11/12/2010 8:39:19 PM

Reviewer: friend, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Potassium levels dropped out of site, Spend one day in ER. I think this is something to watch. It could have happen with other water pill, but I don't know. My feet fill easy it seems. I take it now but also get blood work ups often.

Condition: Visible Water Retention
12/26/2009 12:30:08 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Have been taking 3 days and the fluid in not going away.

Condition: Visible Water Retention
2/17/2009 7:42:01 PM

Reviewer: Tina, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
It worked well. But I had bad leg cramps,dizziness,pain in stomach I was exhausted to the point I could not work the next day I wont use again.

Condition: Visible Water Retention
1/30/2009 9:24:13 PM

Reviewer: blue boy, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I had been using furosemide 40mg for a couple of years to control my water retention BUT it caused my blood sodium levels to drop to critical level and put me in the hospital for 11 days, but I'm using torsemide now and it works for me with no other problems.

Condition: Visible Water Retention
1/11/2009 2:34:02 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Been on this medication off and on for 2 years due to fluid retention caused from other meds taken. Dosage 20 mg's 1 x daily. I enjoy being busy and torsemide taken with other meds causes a severe loss of potassium and salt. It createes cramps sometimes so severe that I can not sleep nights, worst in the evenings. When taken with large doses of potassium and high salt intake it works well. Fo ... Show Full Comment

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