rsemide (Demadex), and
* butethamine (Bumex).
The doses of these diuretics vary depending upon the clinical circumstances. These drugs can be given orally, although seriously ill patients in the hospit
al may receive them intravenously for more prompt or effective response. If one of the loop diuretics is not effective alone, it
may be combined wit
h an agent that works further down (more distally) in the tubule.