Pharmacodynamics of torsemide administered as an intravenous injection and as a continuous infusion to patients with congestive heart failure.

@article{Kramer1996PharmacodynamicsOT,
  title={Pharmacodynamics of torsemide administered as an intravenous injection and as a continuous infusion to patients with congestive heart failure.},
  author={William G. Kramer and William B Smith and James Ferguson and T Serpas and Arthur G Grant and Patricia K Black and Dr D. Craig Brater},
  journal={Journal of clinical pharmacology},
  year={1996},
  volume={36 3},
  pages={265-70}
}
The natriuretic and diuretic effects of a 100-mg dose of torsemide administered as a continuous infusion of torsemide and as a single bolus were compared in a group of patients with stable mild-to-moderate congestive heart failure (CHF). Patients received in random order 100 mg of torsemide as an intravenous bolus and as a 75-mg infusion over 24 hours started simultaneously with a 25-mg loading bolus. Administration of torsemide to patients with CHF as a continuous infusion was an effective… CONTINUE READING

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