Keyword: Dr. Heather Knych

  • Model rules on race-day Salix, commonly referred to as Lasix, call for administration four hours before a race

    Regulatory Changes Not Expected Following Lasix Studies

    Racing rule changes regarding the pre-race administration of furosemide (Salix, commonly called Lasix) appear unlikely following the results of a pair of studies that assessed the diuretic used to prevent exercise-induced pulmonary hemorrhage.

  • Foundation Authorizes Two Lasix Studies

    Two research projects designed to study the impact of furosemide on exercise-induced pulmonary hemorrhage will be conducted on behalf of the Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation, the organization said Sept. 15.