[Effects of furosemide on renal functions in prematures (author's transl)].

  title={[Effects of furosemide on renal functions in prematures (author's transl)].},
  author={T L Tulassay and J. Kiszel and Tam{\'a}s Machay and S{\'a}ndor Cs{\"o}m{\"o}r},
  journal={Monatsschrift Kinderheilkunde : Organ der Deutschen Gesellschaft fur Kinderheilkunde},
  volume={130 7},
Renal effects of Furosemide were examined during the first 2-4 days of life in preterm infants suffering from respiratory distress syndrome. Administration of the drug was followed by a sevenfold increase of diuresis. This latter was a result of both a rise in sodium excretion and glomerular filtration. The possible mechanism of Furosemide induced alteration in the glomerular filtration is discussed. Furosemide also altered the hydrogen-ion excretion: both the urinary bicarbonate, the… CONTINUE READING