TORSID 5 mg Tablet
Uses of TORSID 5 mg Tablet
TORSID, is a medication for heart diseases. In the management of High blood pressure ( hypertension ), Kidney disease and edema.
How it Work
Torasemide is a type of loop diuretic that works by decreasing the fluid load by the kidneys. so that blood volume decreases and urine volume increases. as a result it lower the high blood pressure. Hence swelling. Either alone or in combination with other blood pressure medications as a single pill to increase the effectiveness.
For high blood pressure it is often a first line treatment. It is taken by mouth. at low doses for the management of hypertension
Common Side Effects
Common side effects include very low electrolyte disturbances ( abnormal electrolyte level in blood ) than other medicines in this class, Also headache, nausea and vomiting.
*Follow your doctor’s advice.
*Take medicines after food unless directed.