Meltor 5 Tablet


Overview

Uses of Meltor Tablet

Meltor 5 Tablet is used in the treatment of oedema and high blood pressure. It treats oedema (fluid overload) associated with heart, liver, kidney or lung disease.

Meltor Tablet side effects

Common
  • Weakness
  • Dehydration
  • Decreased potassium level in blood
  • Increased blood uric acid
  • Decreased magnesium level in blood

How to use Meltor 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. Meltor 5 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Meltor Tablet works

Meltor 5 Tablet is a diuretic. It removes extra water and certain electrolytes from the body by increasing the amount of urine produced. In doing so, it causes potassium loss.

Meltor Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Torsamide 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.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Meltor 5 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.
Lactation
Meltor 5 Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Meltor 5 Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Meltor 5 Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Meltor 5 Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease as the use of Meltor 5 Tablet should be avoided in case you are unable to pass urine or the kidney damage is due to some medicines.
Liver
CAUTION
Meltor 5 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Meltor 5 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Meltor Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Meltor 5 Tablet, 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.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • Meltor 5 Tablet helps remove excess water from your body and lowers blood pressure.
  • Take it in the morning with breakfast to avoid getting up at night to urinate.
  • May cause dizziness in the initial days of treatment.
  • Monitor your blood pressure after starting Meltor 5 Tablet, and notify your doctor if it does not lower down.
  • Notify your doctor if you experience dizziness, tiredness, or muscle weakness that does not go away.
  • Take potassium supplements or potassium-rich diet (banana, spinach, coconut water, etc.) as Meltor 5 Tablet can decrease your potassium levels and lead to dehydration.
  • You may be asked to get regular blood tests done to monitor your kidney function.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Meltor with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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SERIOUS
Brand(s): Begenta, Indogenta, Spagen
SERIOUS
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SERIOUS
Brand(s): Losin, Tosar
MODERATE
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MODERATE
Brand(s): Topram
MODERATE

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Meltor

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High blood pressure and diabetes
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
just telling high BP and sugar wil not help in giving u medicinetell the details since when u have diabetes and hypertensionwhat medicine u taking for bothand also do following blood testHba1c, Blood sugar ( fasting & PP), Urine routine, CBC, ESR, Lipid profile, Thyroid profile, Serum creatinine, BUN, eGFR, AST & ALT
How to maintain high blood pressure?What type of restrictions in High blood pressure?
Dr. Saurabh Arora
Heart Specialist
Avoid fried food and extra salts and regular exercise
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FAQs

Q. Is Meltor useful in the treatment of heart failure?

Yes, Meltor is useful in the treatment of heart failure. It works by removing excess water and salt from your body. Thereby, decreasing the workload on the heart. This helps in improving the function of the heart in these patients.

Q. Does Meltor raise your blood sugar levels?

Meltor can increase your blood sugar levels. This can worsen your diabetes control and affect your blood and urine sugar tests. Inform your doctor if you are a diabetic before taking Meltor.

Q. What medicines should I avoid while taking Meltor?

Meltor can interact with several medicines. Do not take any medicine without talking to your doctor.

Q. How long should I take Meltor for?

Usually, Meltor should be taken for the rest of your life, unless it is stopped by your doctor.
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