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Brand Name Bumex
Generic Name Bumetanide

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Description

Bumex® (bumetanide) is a loop diuretic available as 0.5 mg (light green), 1 mg (yellow) and 2 mg (peach) tablets for oral administration;each tablet also contains anhydrous lactose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, pregelatinized starch and talc, with the following dye systems: 0.5 mg-D&C Yellow No.10 aluminum lake and FD&C Blue No.1 aluminum lake;1 mg-D&C Yellow No.10 aluminum lake;2 mg- red iron oxide.
Chemically, bumetanide is 3-(butylamino)-4-phenoxy-5-sulfamoylbenzoic acid.It is a practically white powder having a calculated molecular weight of 364.42, and the following structural formula:

Bumex® (bumetanide) Structural Formula Illustration


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