A Comprehensive Review of the Loop Diuretics: Should Furosemide Be First Line?

@article{Wargo2009ACR,
  title={A Comprehensive Review of the Loop Diuretics: Should Furosemide Be First Line?},
  author={K. Wargo and William M Banta},
  journal={Annals of Pharmacotherapy},
  year={2009},
  volume={43},
  pages={1836 - 1847}
}
Objective: To review the literature regarding the pharmacokinetic profiles, comparative safety and efficacy, and comparative costs of loop diuretics to evaluate the current clinical usefulness of furosemide. Data Sources: A search of MEDLINE (1966–June 2009) was conducted using the terms furosemide, torsemide, bumetanide, ethacrynic acid, and loop diuretics. Articles were limited to those written in English. Study Selection and Data Extraction: All English-language articles identified from the… Expand
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