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Re:Winston- Congestive Heart Failure

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  • Ildiko
    Hi there, My Carmen was in heart failure twice a week apart. The doctors added both HCTZ every third day and one tablet of spironolactone daily, on top of the
    Message 1 of 4 , Dec 2, 2009
      Hi there,

      My Carmen was in heart failure twice a week apart. The doctors added both HCTZ every third day and one tablet of spironolactone daily, on top of the lasix. Thankfully her kidneys are holding up thus far and it seems to be doing the trick in keeping fluid off her lungs...


      --- In feline-heart@yahoogroups.com, elfinmyst@... wrote:
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      > Yes..
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      > And there is another diuretic called spironolactone which can be used with
      > lasix or they can use intravenous lasix.. In emergencies, a chest tap will
      > clear the fluid whilst the diuretic starts to work. I`ve always found
      > success with a mix of lasix / spiro..
      >
      > Lyn
      >
      > _www.myfurkids.co.uk_ (http://www.myfurkids.co.uk/)
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