Diurix 2.5mg Tablet

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Bal Pharma Ltd

Composition for Diurix 2.5mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Hypertension, Heart failure, Edema (Fluid retention)
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₹4.5/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Diurix Tablet

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Uses of Diurix Tablet

Diurix 2.5mg Tablet is used in hypertension, heart failure, edema (Fluid retention) and kidney stone.
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Side effects of Diurix Tablet

Common

Headache, Nausea, Increased blood uric acid, Decreased potassium level in blood, Altered blood lipids, Glucose intolerance.

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How to use Diurix Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Diurix 2.5mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Diurix Tablet works

Diurix 2.5mg tablet is a thiazide diuretic. It lowers blood pressure and fluid retention in edema by removing the extra water and electrolytes from the body.

In Depth Information on Diurix Tablet

Expert advice for Diurix Tablet

  • Do avoid excessive exposure to sunlight and wear sunscreen while taking indapamide.
  • Indapamide should not be given to children or adolescent.
  • Do not take indapamide tablets if you are allergic to indapamide, sulphonamide or any other ingredient of tablet.
  • Do not take indapamide tablet if you have intolerance to some sugars.
  • Do not take indapamide if you have severe liver disease, kidney disease or hepatic encephalopathy (abnormal brain function due to liver problems); low blood potassium level, heart problems, diabetes, or gout (pain and swelling of the small joints due to elevated levels of uric acid in the blood and subsequent deposition in the joints).
  • Avoid using indapamide if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Diurix 2.5mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Indapamide with alcohol may have additive effects in
lowering your blood pressure. You may experience headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, and/or changes in pulse or heart rate.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Diurix 2.5mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Diurix 2.5mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation
. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Diurix 2.5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Diurix 2.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Diurix 2.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Diurix 2.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Diurix 2.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet, Apidra 100IU Cartridge 3ml, Decamycin 4mg Injection, Januvia 100mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Indapamide, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Diurix 2.5mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Indapamide

Q. Is indapamide a water pill, beta blocker, calcium channel blocker, loop diuretic, diuretic, angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor, statins or blood thinner?
Indapamide is a thiazide-like diuretic, a water pill. It is not a beta blocker, calcium channel blocker, loop diuretic, angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor, statins or blood thinner
Q. Is indapamide a sulfa drug, contains sulfa?
Indapamide is a sulfa drug, contains sulfa (sulphonamide). Indapamide should not be taken by patients allergic to sulfa/sulphonamide
Q. Is indapamide potassium sparing?
Indapamide is not potassium sparing. It lowers the potassium level in body
Q. Can I take paracetamol, ibuprofen with indapamide?
Ibuprofen may reduce the blood pressure lowering effect of indapamide. Paracetamol can be taken with indapamide. Always consult your doctor before use
Q. Does indapamide cause weight gain, weight loss, low potassium, hair loss, diabetes, raise blood glucose, gout or erectile dysfunction?
Indapamide does not cause weight gain, hair loss. Indapamide may cause weight loss, low potassium level, diabetes, raise blood glucose, gout or erectile dysfunction.
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