RETORLIX 100/100 20/100;MG

The Brand Name RETORLIX Has Generic Salt :: TORASEMIDE 

RETORLIX  Is From Company Lupin Priced :: Rs. 425.00/1550.00

RETORLIX have TORASEMIDE is comes under Sub class Diuretics of  Main Class Genito Urinary System

Main Medicine Class:: Genito Urinary System  Sub Medicine Class :: Diuretics 

 Salt Name :  OR Generic Name Form Price : MRP /Probable Packing
TORASEMIDE  TAB  Rs. 425.00/1550.00  100/100
Brand Name Company / Manufacturers Strength Unit Price / 100/100
 RETORLIX  Lupin  20/100;MG  100/100 Rs. 425.00/1550.00

Company  Brand Name  Salt Combination Main Medical Class Sub Medical Class
 From Lupin :: RETORLIX  TORASEMIDE  Genito Urinary System Diuretics

Indications for Drugs ::

Oedema, Hypertension, Chronic heart failure

Drug Dose ::

Adult: PO HTN 2.5-5 mg once daily. Max: 5 mg/day. Oedema 5 mg once daily, up to 20 mg once daily if needed. Max: 40 mg/day. Oedema in patients w/ hepatic cirrhosis Initial: 5-10 mg once daily, w/ an aldosterone antagonist or a K-sparing diuretic, titrate upwards till desired diuretic response. Max: 40 mg/day. IV Oedema 10-20 mg/day. Max: 200 mg/day.

Contraindication ::

Hypersensitivity to sulfonylureas, renal failure with anuria, hepatic coma and pre-coma, hypotension, cardiac arrhythmias. Pregnancy and lactation.

Drug Precautions ::

Risk of hyperuricaemia, gout and DM. Correct electrolyte distubances and disorders of micturition before treatment. Monitor electrolyte balance, glucose, uric acid, creatinine and lipids regularly. May impair ability to drive or operate machinery.

Drug Side Effects ::

Electrolyte disturbances e.g. hypokalaemia, dehydration, dry mouth, headache, dizziness, hypotension, weakness, drowsiness, confusional states, loss of appetite, cramps, increased serum uric acid, glucose, lipids, urea and creatinine, increase in LFT, metabolic alkalosis, tinnitus and hearing loss.

Pregnancy category ::
Pregnancy category

2

Drug Mode of Action ::  

Torasemide, a sulfonylurea loop diuretic, acts from within the lumen of the thick ascending portion of the loop of Henle, where it inhibits the Na+/K+/2CI–carrier system.

Drug Interactions ::

Increased risk of severe hypokalaemia with amphotercin B, corticosteroids, carbenoxolone, hypokalaemia-causing medications. Increased risk of lithium toxicity. Increased potential for ototoxicity and nephrotoxicity with nephrotoxic or ototoxic medications e.g. aminoglycosides. High dose salicylates may increase the risk of salicylate toxicity. Increased risk of toxicity with digoxin. Reduced diuretic effect with NSAIDs. Increased risk of hypotension with antihypertensives.

 

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