Product Code: PR990601
Moduretic is a water pill and is a union of a potassium-sparing diuretic (amiloride) together with thiazide diuretic (hydrochlorothiazide).
Dosages vary from patients to patients according to the condition they are undergoing. Dosages should always be done as prescribed by the doctor. The changing of doses is prohibited not unless it’s advised by the doctor. Adults are advised to take at least one tablet a day while for children are to take doses only as prescribed. The bottom line of the dosages is dependent on the strength of the medicine.
Moduretic is used for the treatment of high blood pressure and workload given to the arteries and the heart. At times they also are used to treat heart attack conditions and symptoms. The treatment of edema also requires Moduretic medicines as it aids the patients with failures of a congestive heart.
Negative effects can be what accompany the using of a medicine. However, it will not always occur to every user. At the occurrence of such effects a doctor’s advice should be highly sort after. Such effects include:
- Breathing difficulties
- Irregular heartbeats
- Abdominal pains
- Heaviness of the legs
The good of a medicine should be weighed against the possible harm that it may cause. To begin with, any allergy to the medicine is what should be looked into. Children who are of an underage are suspected to be affected negatively. Pregnant and lactating mothers are also to be seeks medical advices on the usage as it may prove to be harmful to the children. The interaction of Moduretic and other medicines may prove to be dangerous. Such interaction can be so harmful to the patient. One is to inform the doctor of any medication that they are undergoing. The duration of taking medicines and meals should also be checked for the efficiency of the medicines