Why use Lorvas-2.5mg for edema?
Lorvas-2.5mg is a diuretic at the same time an anti-hypertensive medication. It is FDA-approved for the treatment of edema since 1983. It effectively removes excess water and salt in the body at the same time lowering the blood pressure. Lorvas-2.5mg is manufactured by Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd. and is available here at various pack size. You can buy this drug here at a very reasonable price.
How does Lorvas-2.5mg work?
Lorvas-2.5mg contains Indapamide as its active component. It works by increasing the production of urine. As a result, the excess water and salt in the body that causes the blood pressure to raise decreases. Indapamide s is also responsible to produce an antihypertensive effect that relaxes the blood vessel and the heart muscle causing the blood pressure to decrease.
How to use Lorvas-2.5mg?
Take Lorvas-2.5mg exactly as directed. The usual recommended dose for an adult in treating hypertension is 1.25 to 2.5 mg a day. For the treatment of edema, the recommended dose is 2.5 mg once a day. However, your doctor may increase your dose to 5 mg a day after 1 week. Do not take more than what is prescribed. Lorvas-2.5mg comes in a tablet form that you need to take by mouth. Take this drug with a glass of water with food. The duration of your treatment depends on the severity of your condition. Continue taking this drug even if you feel well. Finish the entire course of your treatment.
What are the side effects of Lorvas-2.5mg?
Some of the common side effects of Lorvas-2.5mg are:
- Dry mouth
- Low potassium level
Serious side effects are:
- Abnormal hepatic function
- Toxic epidermal necrolysis
- Renal failure
- Elevated liver enzymes
Contact your doctor in case of prolonged side effects.
Warnings and Precautions
Things to remember when using Lorvas-2.5mg:
- Do not take this drug if you are taking birth control pills, valsartan, drospirenone and losartan.
- Do not use this drug if you have renal problems, diabetes. Liver disease, lupus and low potassium level
- Do not take this drug if you are a pregnant and lactating mom.