Active ingredients: Bumetanide
Burinex 5 mg Tablets.
A white, flat, circular, uncoated, bevelled-edge tablet marked with a score line and ‘5 mg’ on one face.
The score line is only to facilitate breakup for ease of swallowing and not to divide into equal doses.
Each tablet contains 5 mg of Bumetanide.
Excipient with known effect: Each tablet contains 92 mg lactose monohydrate.
For the full list of excipients, see section 6.1.
Bumetanide is a potent loop diuretic with a rapid onset and a short duration of action. The primary site of action is the ascending limb of the loop of Henle where it exerts inhibiting effects on electrolyte reabsorption, causing its diuretic and natriuretic action.
Colloidal anhydrous silica
PVC/aluminium blister packs of 14 (physician’s sample), 30 and 56 tablets.
Not all pack sizes may be marketed.
KARO PHARMA AB, Box 16184, 103 24 Stockholm, Sweden
Date of first authorisation: 01 April 1978
Date of latest renewal: 01 April 2008