bumetanide

noun
bu·​met·​a·​nide | \ byü-ˈmet-ə-ˌnīd How to pronounce bumetanide (audio) \

Medical Definition of bumetanide

: a powerful loop diuretic C17H20N2O5S used in the treatment of edema

Note: Bumetanide is marketed under the trademark Bumex.

Learn More About bumetanide

Dictionary Entries Near bumetanide

bullous pemphigoid

bumetanide

Bumex

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Bumetanide.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/bumetanide. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!