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Urine output less than 400 mL in 24 hours
Painful of difficult urination
What is the action of furosemide (lasix)?
diuretic, increases urinary output
Why is furosemide (lasix) given?
CHF, high blood pressure
What instruction does the patient require taking furosemide (lasix)?
Take it at the same time everyday
What is the action of phenazopyridine hydrocholoride (pyridium) ?
Bladder analgesic (pain reliever)
Why is phenazopyridine hydrocholoride (pyridium) given?
What instruction does a patient taking phenazopyridine hydrocholoride (pyridium) require ?
Urine may be orange color
wear a pad in underwear, may stain underwear
when symptoms go away... finish antibiotics