March 24, 2023

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Hi my name is brian i’ve been a medicare supplement agent for over 10 years i hope you enjoy the video you’re about to watch if you have additional questions you can click on my name below which will take you to my youtube channel page and you can watch any additional video that you like there also at the end of my videos will be my name my website address and

My phone number where you can contact me and ask me any questions that you might have furosemide and medicare part d furosemide was the eighth largest prescribed drug in 2021 with approximately 65 million prescriptions written so what are the reasons people take furosemide the top reason for taking furosemide is fluid retention and swelling caused by congestive

Heart failure liver disease kidney disease and other medical conditions so what is furosemide furosemide is a diuretic it is a type of drug often known as a water pill it stimulates urine production to flush water and salt from the body damage to major organs from fluid retention and blood pressure may cause heart disease a heart attack failure stroke kidney

Failure loss of vision and other problems furosemide is also used in the treatment of high blood pressure along with other hypertension medications diuretics have been recommended as the first line preferred therapy for hypertension along with other hypertension drugs approximately 100 million adults suffer from high blood pressure in the united states that’s

One in three adults what does high blood pressure do to a person high blood pressure causes strokes and heart attacks chest pain and memory loss lowering your blood pressure can reduce the risk of these conditions immensely this is why so many people take furosemide with lisinopril furosemide also helps clear out the kidneys high blood pressure liver disease

And kidney disease can be caused by several different things such as smoking being overweight too much salt too much alcohol stress age lack of exercise and diabetes is furosemide a brand drug or generic drug furosemide is the generic for the brand lasiks why is medicare mentioned with furosemide in this video a common cause of high blood pressure liver

Disease and kidney disease is age and being overweight as we age we tend to gain weight and exercise less with many adults having high blood pressure and diabetes medicare is covering them for these illnesses so how much does furosemide cost with a medicare part d plan it depends on which company you choose for your medicare part d plan but furosemide is a

Generic drug and shouldn’t cost more than ten dollars for a 30-day supply do the medicare part d plans charge the same amount to purchase furosemide no the part d plans co-payments and deductibles will vary but like i said if it is more than ten dollars for a 30-day supply you should talk to a medicare supplement specialist for help are prices for furosemide

Different at each pharmacy yes the price will vary by pharmacy so i would ask how much it cost before filling the prescription if you need additional information or help please visit my website at or call me at 1-844-5555 you

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Furosemide and Medicare Part D #2 By Brian Medicare