Product name: Dytor 5 mg Tablets
Generic Name: Torsemide
Manufacturer : Cipla Ltd
Dytor 5 MG Tablet treats edema that is, it reduces the presence of extra fluid that develops in the body as a result of health problems like kidney or liver disease and heart failure. Thus, the drug helps in the relief of related symptoms which may include swelling of the abdomen or hand and legs and problems with breathing. It also effectively treats hypertension, that is, high blood pressure. It is known to be a water pill, encouraging the body to create more urine so as to flush out the extra liquid and salts.
Dytor 5 MG Tablet is mostly prescribed for daily consumption and can be taken before or after food. Patients are generally advised not to take Dytor 5 MG Tablet about 4 hours before bedtime, as you may develop the need to frequently urinate in the middle of the night. This may interfere with your sleeping pattern. The dosage prescribed to you generally depends on the severity of your condition and how your body reacts to the medicine. In case of patients with edema because of congestive heart failure, the dosage may vary from 10mg -20mg in a day.
Uses of Dytor Tablet
Dytor 5 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of oedema and high blood pressure. It treats oedema (fluidoverload) associated with heart, liver, kidney or lung disease.
Dytor Tablet side effects
Side Effects of Dytor are Weakness, Dehydration, Decreased potassium level in blood, Increased blooduric acid, Decreased magnesium level in blood.
How to useDytor Table
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Dytor 5 mgTablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Dytor Tablet works
Dytor 5 mg Tablet is a diuretic. It removes extra water and certain electrolytes from the body by increasing the amount of urine produced.In doing so, it causes potassium loss.