Furosemide meaning

fyo͝o-rōsə-mīd
A white to yellow crystalline powder, C12 H11 ClN2 O5 S, used as a diuretic.
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A diuretic, C12H11ClN2O5S, used to treat edema and hypertension.
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A white to yellow crystalline powder, C12 H11 ClN2 O5 S, used as a diuretic.
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A diuretic used in the treatment of congestive heart failure and edema. Best known under the trade name Lasix.
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Origin of furosemide

  • fur(fural) s(ulf)– -emide (alteration of amide)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition