Torsipure 10mg Injection

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Salt Synonyms
Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

Torsipure 10mg Injection belongs to a group of medicines called diuretics. It is used for the emergency treatment of very high blood pressure (hypertensive crisis), as it reduces the blood pressure immediately. It also rapidly reduces the swelling (edema) caused by too much water in the body.

Torsipure 10mg Injection helps your body get rid of extra water and salt through urine. It is commonly used to treat people with excess fluid build-up due to heart failure, liver or kidney disease. It is injected into a vein under the supervision of a doctor. Your doctor may monitor your blood pressure after giving this medicine.

Common side effects of this medicine include headache, dizziness, dehydration, decreased blood pressure, and stomach upset. These are usually mild and disappear after a short time. Consult your doctor if they bother you or do not go away.

Before taking this medicine, let your doctor know if you have any liver problems. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult their doctor before taking it. Regular monitoring of kidney function tests and electrolyte levels is important while using this medicine.

It may reduce the potassium level in your blood so your doctor may ask you to add potassium-rich foods to your diet (such as bananas, coconut water, etc.) or prescribe supplements. Any medication that is advised by your doctor for the long-term treatment of your underlying condition should be continued even after this emergency injection.

Uses of Torsipure Injection

Benefits of Torsipure Injection

In Hypertension (high blood pressure)

Torsipure 10mg Injection prevents your body from absorbing too much salt and allows the salt to be removed in your urine instead. It also helps get rid of excess water. This helps to lower your blood pressure and makes it easier for your heart to pump blood around your body. When your blood pressure is lower, you are less at risk of having a heart attack or a stroke. You should make appropriate lifestyle changes to help this medicine be effective and you need to take it regularly.

In Edema

Torsipure 10mg Injection works by increasing the amount of urine produced. This helps your body get rid of extra water thereby relieving symptoms such as shortness of breath and swelling in your arms, legs, or abdomen. This will help you go about your daily activities more easily and make you more confident about being active. Torsipure 10mg Injection is given as an injection by a doctor in the dose and duration that is best for you. This medicine should not be self-administered. Follow your doctor’s instructions carefully and make appropriate lifestyle changes to help this medicine be effective.

Side effects of Torsipure Injection

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Torsipure

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Dehydration
  • Constipation
  • Decreased blood pressure
  • Upset stomach

How to use Torsipure Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Torsipure Injection works

Torsipure 10mg Injection is a diuretic. It removes extra water and certain electrolytes from the body by increasing the amount of urine produced.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Torsipure 10mg Injection. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Torsipure 10mg Injection is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.
Breastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Torsipure 10mg Injection is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
Torsipure 10mg Injection may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Torsipure 10mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Torsipure 10mg Injection is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease as the use of Torsipure 10mg Injection should be avoided in case you are unable to pass urine or the kidney damage is due to some medicines.
Liver
CAUTION
Torsipure 10mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Torsipure 10mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Quick Tips

  • It is given as an injection into a vein under the supervision of a doctor.
  • Consult 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 Torsipure 10mg Injection can decrease your potassium levels and lead to dehydration.
  • You may be asked to get regular blood tests done to monitor your kidney function.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Sulphamoyl derivatives
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
CARDIAC

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Torsipure with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Patient Concerns

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I am a patient of hypertension
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
Psychiatry
Hypertension is clinal condition of high blood pressure. Please see a physician.
Some times I had lot of hypertension
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
Psychiatry
Hypertension is clinically high blood pressure. Persistent high arterial blood pressure above 120/80 mm HG is termed as pre-hypertension or hypertension, but the point to be emphasized is that this rise in blood pressure is persistent. Transient increase in BP occurs in stress and anxiety and needs to be treated accordingly.
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FAQs

Q. Is Torsipure 10mg Injection stronger than Furosemide?

Both Torsipure 10mg Injection and furosemide are almost similar in terms of safety and effectiveness. The only difference is that Torsipure 10mg Injection has a longer duration of action in comparison to furosemide but the effect of both starts within an hour of intake.

Q. Does Torsipure 10mg Injection cause loss of potassium?

Torsipure 10mg Injection may not cause direct potassium loss. But, in some cases, its use may cause excess loss of water which may lead to dehydration. This, as a result, may cause loss of potassium, sodium, calcium and magnesium.

Q. Does Torsipure 10mg Injection raise blood sugar?

Yes, Torsipure 10mg Injection may raise blood sugar levels causing hyperglycemia. Hence, it is important to keep a track of your blood glucose levels during treatment with Torsipure 10mg Injection.

Q. What other lifestyle changes should I make while taking Torsipure 10mg Injection?

Lifestyle changes play a major role in keeping you healthy if you are taking Torsipure 10mg Injection or even if you are not. Stop smoking and taking alcohol as this helps in lowering your blood pressure and helps to prevent heart problems. Exercise regularly and take a balanced diet that includes whole grains, fresh fruits, vegetables and fat-free products. Avoid taking excess salt in your diet and find ways to reduce or manage stress in your life. Practice yoga or meditation or take up a hobby. Ensure that you have a sound sleep every night as this also reduces your stress and hence helps in keeping your blood pressure normal. You should consult your doctor if you need any further help to get maximum benefit of Torsipure 10mg Injection and to keep healthy.

Q. Does Torsipure 10mg Injection increase creatinine?

Yes, Torsipure 10mg Injection may cause a mild increase in creatinine values depending on the dose you are taking. These increased creatinine levels may increase slightly more when this medicine is used for long term. However, with discontinuation of the treatment, these levels return to their base value.

Q. What is Torsipure 10mg Injection used for?

Torsipure 10mg Injection is used in emergency conditions to lower very high blood pressure (hypertensive crisis). It lowers and normalizes blood pressure rapidly, thus preventing heart attack or stroke. It also helps to remove excess fluids and electrolytes from the body and reduces swelling (edema) due to fluid retention.

Q. What are the side effects of Torsipure 10mg Injection?

The most common side effects of Torsipure 10mg Injection are headache, dizziness, dehydration, constipation, decreased blood pressure and stomach upset. You may also notice some injection site reactions such as swelling, pain and redness. However, these are temporary and usually resolve on their own. Consult your doctor if the symptoms do not go away or worry you.

Q. What other lifestyle changes should I make while taking Torsipure 10mg Injection?

Lifestyle changes play a major role in keeping you healthy if you are taking Torsipure 10mg Injection or even if you are not. Stop smoking and taking alcohol as this helps in lowering your blood pressure and helps to prevent heart problems. Exercise regularly and take a balanced diet that includes whole grains, fresh fruits, vegetables and fat-free products. Avoid taking excess salt in your diet and find ways to reduce or manage stress in your life. Practice yoga or meditation or take up a hobby. Ensure that you have a sound sleep every night as this also reduces your stress and hence helps in keeping your blood pressure normal. You should consult your doctor if you need any further help to get maximum benefit of Torsipure 10mg Injection and to keep healthy.

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References

  1. Opie LH, Victor RG, Kaplan NM. Diuretics. In: Opie LH, Gersh BJ, editors. Drugs for the Heart. 8th ed. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Elsevier Saunders; 2013. p. 98.
  2. Briggs GG, Freeman RK, editors. A Reference Guide to Fetal and Neonatal Risk: Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation. 10th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health; 2015. p. 1384.
  3. Drugs and Lactation Database (LactMed) [Internet]. Bethesda (MD): National Library of Medicine (US); 2006. Torsemide. [Updated 2020 Jan 20]. [Accessed 19 Feb. 2020] (online) Available from:External Link

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