Furosemide and sulfa allergy

Differentiating Sulfur Compounds Sulfa Drugs, Glucosamine Sulfate.

If you have a true allergy to sulfa medications then Lasix may not be for you. If you have difficulty breathing, or your airways feel like they are closing off, or a rash has developed, specifiy on the trunk of the body, then you should stop taking this medication immediately and consult with your pharmacist and health care provider.

Presumed “sulfa allergy” in patients with intracranial hypertension.

Commentary By Susan Morey Pharm D, Pharmacy Practice Resident Approximately 3% of patients who use sulfonamide antibiotics develop an allergic reaction, with the most common being the development of a maculopapular rash.

<strong>Sulfa</strong> <strong>allergy</strong> - Science Publications

Sulfa allergy - Science Publications

PURPOSE: To determine whether acetazolamide or furosemide produce allergic cross-reactions in patients with self-reported "sulfa allergy." DESN: Retrospective case series.

Furosemide Lasix Uses, Dosage, Side Effects -

Objective To report the safe and successful use of the carbonic anhydrase inhibitor acetazolamide for treatment of patients with episodic ataxia and periodic paralysis who had been denied treatment because of a history of severe allergic reactions to antibiotic sulfonamides. Setting University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York.


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