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Dytor Plus Ls 25 Mg/10 Mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Cipla Ltd
Medicine composition: Spironolactone, Torsemide
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required

This is a combination medication which has Spironolactone and Torsemide as active ingredients. It is used to treat conditions of high blood pressure, heart failure, edema, and low potassium levels. Also, It is used to cure a condition where too much aldosterone (hormone) is produced by the adrenal glands. This hormone is responsible for maintaining the salt and water balance in the body.

On using this medication, you might experience the following side-effects; dryness of the mouth, dizziness, headache, erectile dysfunction, drowsiness, fatigue, an increase in hair growth and enlargement of the breast in men and breast soreness in women. Severe side effects include

  • Blood in the urine
  • Clouded thoughts
  • Constipation
  • Numbness
  • Chest pain
  • Chills or flu-like symptoms
  • Difficulty in breathing

You should not use this medication if: you have a kidney, liver or heart disease, high levels of potassium. Apart from this, an adrenal gland disorder, you are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant or are breast-feeding a baby.

This medication can be sued in various conditions such as

  • Chest Pain

  • Severe Diarrhea

  • Increased Blood Sugar Levels

  • Hypotension

  • Anuria

This medication can cause following side effects

  • Dehydration

  • Decreased Potassium Level In Blood

  • Decreased Magnesium Level In Blood

  • Increased Blood Uric Acid

  • Hearing Loss

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Use of alcohol with medication may have additive effects in lowering your blood pressure. You may experience headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, and/or changes in pulse or heart rate. Taking Torsemide 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.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This medication is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
    Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus. However, there are limited human studies available. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery until the response to initial treatment has been determined. It may cause dizziness. Exercise caution if you have to drive or operate machinery.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    Care should be taken with severe hepatic and renal impairment.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no interaction between liver impairment and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Dytor Plus Ls 25 Mg/10 Mg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    In case of an overdose, contact your doctor immediately.
  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    Missed dose should be taken as soon as possible. It is recommended to skip your missed dose, if it is the time for your next scheduled dose.

This medication is an antagonist that acts via binding of the receptors at the site of potassium exchange within distal renal tubules. It allows for excretion of excessive amounts of water and sodium. As a result of this action, this medication has assumed the role of both an antihypertensive and diuretic. Torsemide belongs to the class loop diuretics. It reduces the blood pressure by inhibiting Na-K-2Cl reabsorption at ascending loop of Henle. This helps in increasing the excretion of water and sodium.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Others

    Hypersensitivity

    Allergy

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