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Drug information on Dyamide (20 mg) (Torsemide) from Macleods Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Dyamide (20 mg)

  Tablet  
Macleods Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Generic : Torsemide
 36.70
20mg
10 Tablets

Drug Name : Torsemide

Torsemide(Demadex Oral) generic Dyamide (20 mg) is a pyridine-sulfonylurea type loop diuretic, prescribed for hypertension, congestive cardiac failure, chronic renal failure and hepatic cirrhosis.
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Written & Compiled by Anushta Chandrapalan, M.Sc  | Medically Reviewed by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017
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Medical Condition(s) for which Dyamide (20 mg) may be prescribed


Side effects of Dyamide (20 mg)

   Metabolic : Electrolyte disturbances, dehydration, dry mouth, increased sugar, increased urination, elevated liver enzyme and loss of appetite.

   Central Nervous System : Headache, dizziness, weakness, drowsiness and confusion.

   Miscellaneous : Stomach cramps, impotence, ringing in the ear and hearing loss.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

PO- The recommended dose range is 2.5 – 200mg/day.

How to use Dyamide (20 mg)?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.

When is Dyamide (20 mg) not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with anuria (absence of urination), and hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Dyamide (20 mg)

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of diabetes, gout, kidney or liver disease, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• Correct electrolyte disturbances and urinary disorders before treatment.

• Monitor electrolyte balance, glucose, uric acid, creatinine and lipid level regularly while taking this medication.

• It may cause dizziness or drowsiness, do not drive a car or operate machinery, while taking this medication.

Other Precautions for Dyamide (20 mg)

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Dyamide (20 mg)

Store it at controlled room temperature (15° to 30°C), and in an airtight container.



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