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Florida Horsemen Oppose Furosemide Ban

Furosemide (Lasix) is diuretic that has long been abused by both humans and horses to mask other illegal drug use. ~ HfH From: The Blood-Horse In response to a statement from 25 prominent horsemen calling for a ban on the race-day use of furosemide (Salix, commonly called Lasix), the Florida Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association Aug. 8 issued an ...Full Article

Routine on US Tracks, Doping is Banned in Europe

NPR, Eleanor Beardsley,¬†April 23, 2013 (LIsten to this story on All Things Considered) At the famous Hippodrome de Longchamp just outside of Paris this month, crowds came to cheer ...Full Article