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Generic : Clopamide
10 Tablets
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Drug Name : Clopamide

Clopamide(Brinaldix) generic Brinaldix is a piperidine diuretic, prescribed for fluid retention. It reduces the action of adrenaline and noradrenaline.
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Other Trade Names for Clopamide

India : 

International : 

Brinaldix, Brinerdin, Briserin , Clopamid, Tenzimet
Written & Compiled by Anushta Chandrapalan, M.Sc  | Medically Reviewed by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017

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Side effects of Brinaldix

   Most Common : Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, loss of appetite, blurred vision, dizziness and decrease in sexual interest.

   Miscellaneous : Muscle pain, muscle weakness, dry mouth, increased thirst, irregular heart beat and jaundice.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult: PO- Edema- The recommended dose is 10-40 mg/day or on alternate days. HTN- The recommended dose is 5-10 mg/day.

How to use Brinaldix?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, on an empty stomach.

When is Brinaldix not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with severe liver or kidney impairment, anuria (absence of urination), Addison's disease, and hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Brinaldix

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of liver disease, kidney disease, anuria, gout, sugar, Addison disease, any allergy, during pregnancy and breast-feeding.

• It may cause dizziness, do not drive a car or operate machinery and get up slowly from bed while taking this medication.

• Avoid alcohol consumption.

• Monitor electrolyte level and blood pressure regularly while taking this medication.

• Avoid exposure to sunlight.

Other Precautions for Brinaldix

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Brinaldix

Store it at room temperature (25°C), and in an airtight container. Keep away from children.

Schedule : H  Prescription drugs - Drugs to be sold only under the prescription of a Registered Medical Practitioner.

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