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Lozol (Generic)

Lozol (Generic)

What is Lozol (Indapamide)

Indapamide offered under the trademark name Losol is a thiazide-like diuretic drug, normally used in the treatment of high blood pressure, along with decompensated heart failing. Indapamide is likewise made use of to minimize added liquid in the body (edema) triggered by cardiac arrest. Decreasing high blood pressure helps stop strokes, cardiac arrest, and kidney issues. Indapamide comes from a class of medicines recognized as diuretics (or "water pills"). It functions by causing you making a little more urine. This assists your body obtain rid of extra salt and water. This could minimize symptoms like shortness of breath or swelling in your ankle joints or feet. You ought to take this medication by mouth regardless of taking food as guided by your doctor, generally one time everyday in the morning. This medicine is best to take this medicine at the very least 4 hours prior to your going to bed. The dose is based upon your clinical condition and feedback to therapy. Stop using this medicine as well as tell your doctor without delay in case you experience a severe negative effects or allergy such as: hives; trouble breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throatdry mouth, thirst, nausea or vomiting, retching; sensation weak, drowsy, restless, or light-headed; fast or unequal heart beat; or muscular tissue pain or faintness. Much less major adverse effects might include: wooziness; migraine; or mild skin exanthema.

Buying Lozol (Indapamide)

Purchasing Lozol (Indapamide) online at our site is very convenient and very quick. Nevertheless you should take your health very seriously. Always keep in mind to talk to your medical specialist initially even if you have currently checked out the guideline very carefully and you are sure this medication will eventially halp you.

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Uses

Generic Lozol is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prevent your body from absorbing too much salt, which can cause fluid retention. Generic Lozol treats fluid retention (edema) in people with congestive heart failure. This medication is also used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension).

How to take

Take Generic Lozol by mouth with or without food. If stomach upset occurs, take with food to reduce stomach irritation. Indapamide may increase the amount of urine or cause you to urinate more often when you first start taking it. To keep this from disturbing your sleep, try to take your dose before 6 pm.

Side effects

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Stop using this medication and call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

  • dry mouth, thirst, nausea, vomiting;
  • feeling weak, drowsy, restless, or light-headed;
  • fast or uneven heartbeat; or
  • muscle pain or weakness.

Less serious side effects may include:

  • dizziness;
  • headache; or
  • mild skin rash.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur.

Precautions

Do not use this medication if you have severe kidney disease or are unable to urinate, if you have severe liver disease, or if you have low potassium levels in your blood (hypokalemia).

Before using this medication, tell your doctor if you have liver disease, kidney disease, gout, lupus, diabetes, or an allergy to sulfa drugs.

Avoid becoming overheated or dehydrated during exercise and in hot weather. Follow your doctor's instructions about the type and amount of liquids you should drink. In some cases, drinking too much liquid can be as unsafe as not drinking enough.

Drug interactions

Before taking this medication, tell your doctor if you are using any of the following drugs:

  • lithium;
  • baclofen (Lioresal);
  • other blood pressure medications;
  • steroids (prednisone and others);
  • insulin or diabetes medicine taken by mouth;
  • salicylates such as aspirin, Disalcid, Doan's Pills, Dolobid, Salflex, Tricosal, and others;
  • an ACE inhibitor such as benazepril (Lotensin), captopril (Capoten), enalapril (Vasotec), lisinopril (Prinivil, Zestril), ramipril (Altace), and others;
  • NSAIDs (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) such as aspirin, ibuprofen (Motrin, Advil), diclofenac (Voltaren), indomethacin, naproxen (Aleve, Naprosyn), piroxicam (Feldene), and others; or
  • amiodarone (Cordarone, Pacerone), chloroquine (Arelan), cisapride (Propulsid), clarithromycin (Biaxin), disopyramide (Norpace), dofetilide (Tikosyn), droperidol (Inapsine), erythromycin (Erythrocin, E.E.S), haloperidol (Haldol), pentamidine (NebuPent, Pentam), pimozide (Orap), procainamide (Procan), quinidine (Cardioquin, Quinaglute), sotalol (Betapace), or thioridazine (Mellaril).

This list is not complete and there may be other drugs that can interact with Generic Lozol.

Missed dose

If you miss a dose of Generic Lozol and you are taking 1 dose daily, take the missed dose if you remember the same day. Skip the missed dose if you do not remember until the next day. Do not take 2 doses at once.

Storage

Store Generic Lozol at room temperature, between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 and 25 degrees C). Store away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Indapamide out of the reach of children and away from pets.

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