Torget 10 Tablet
Torget 10 MG Tablet is a diuretic medicine (water pill) that helps to remove excess water and sodium from the body through urine. It is used alone or in combination with other medicines for the treatment of high blood pressure. It is also used to treat excess fluid build-up in the body tissues, mostly in the feet, ankles, and legs, due to various conditions such as heart, liver, or kidney disease.
Torget 10 MG Tablet shows side effects like electrolyte imbalance, headache, dehydration, frequent urination, dry mouth, nausea, vomiting, etc. Consult your doctor if these side effects do not resolve with time or worsen. It may also cause dizziness or vision disturbance in some cases. Avoid driving vehicles or operating machines if you feel dizzy or your vision is not clear after taking this medicine. Avoid taking this medicine if you are allergic to it.
Torget 10 MG Tablet may be taken with or without food. Your doctor may determine the dose and duration of treatment based on your clinical condition. Take it around the same time every day for the ease of remembering. Continue taking this medication even if you feel well. If you stop taking it without consulting your doctor, your condition may worsen.
Torget 10 MG Tablet is not recommended for use if you have anuria (a condition where the kidney is unable to produce urine). This medicine should be used with caution if you have liver or kidney problems or electrolyte imbalance (abnormal concentration of electrolytes in the body). Inform your doctor if you are taking any other medicines to avoid interaction with Torget 10 MG Tablet. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or are breastfeeding before taking this medicine.
List of substitutes for Torget 10 MG Tablet
Tide 10 MG Tablet
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Tortas 10 MG Tablet
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Zator 10 MG Tablet
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Major & minor side effects for Torget 10 MG Tablet
Loss of appetite
Nausea or vomiting
Uses of Torget 10 MG Tablet
What is it prescribed for?
Oedema is swelling caused due to excess fluid build-up in your body’s tissues. It occurs most often in the legs, feet, and ankles but can also affect other parts of the body. Torget 10MG Tablet is used to reduce oedema associated with various medical conditions, including heart, kidney, and liver disease.
Torget 10 MG Tablet is used alone or in combination with other medicines for the treatment of hypertension (high blood pressure).
When not to use?
Avoid taking Torget 10 MG Tablet if you are allergic to it. Seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms such as skin rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, breathing difficulty, etc.
Anuria is a condition where the kidney is unable to produce urine. Torget 10 MG Tablet is not recommended for use in anuria as it may worsen your condition.
Warnings for special population
Torget 10 MG Tablet is not recommended for use during pregnancy unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with your doctor before taking this medicine.
Torget 10 MG Tablet is not recommended for use while breastfeeding unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with your doctor before taking this medicine.
Severe liver injury with cirrhosis and ascites
Torget 10 MG Tablet should be used with extreme caution under strict medical supervision if you have liver problems such as cirrhosis (scarring of liver tissues causing permanent damage) and ascites (too much fluid accumulation in the stomach area). This medicine may further worsen your condition if you have such liver problems.
Volume depletion and electrolyte imbalance
Torget 10 MG Tablet may alter the blood volume and electrolyte levels in the body. The risk may be higher if you have kidney problems. Consult your doctor immediately if you experience symptoms such as dryness of your mouth, increased thirst, weakness, lethargy, muscle cramps, drowsiness, low blood pressure, etc. Your doctor may recommend tests to monitor your kidney function and electrolyte levels during treatment with this medicine.
Use in Children
Torget 10 MG Tablet is not recommended for use in children below 18 years of age as the safety and efficacy data are not clinically established.
Driving or operating machines
Torget 10 MG Tablet may cause dizziness or vision disturbances in some cases. Avoid driving vehicles or operating machines if you feel dizzy or your vision is not clear after taking this medicine.
Try not to skip a dose of Torget 10MG Tablet. Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is time for your next dose, skip the missed one. Do not double your dose to compensate for a missed one.
Never take more than the prescribed dose. Contact your doctor in case of an overdose with Torget 10 MG Tablet.
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol
Consumption of alcohol is not recommended during treatment with Torget 10MG Tablet due to the increased risk of side effects such as low blood pressure, dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, etc.
Interaction with Medicine
Diabetes refers to high blood sugar levels. Torget 10MG Tablet should be used with caution if you have diabetes due to the increased risk of altered blood sugar levels.
Hyperuricaemia refers to high uric acid levels in the blood. Torget 10MG Tablet should be used with caution if you have hyperuricaemia as this medicine decreases uric acid excretion from the body.
Torget 10 MG Tablet should be used with extreme caution if you have kidney problems due to the increased risk of worsening your condition. Your doctor may recommend dose adjustments to prevent the accumulation of this medicine in the body. It is not recommended for use in case of severe kidney problems associated with azotemia (elevated levels of urea and other nitrogen compounds in the blood) and oliguria (low urine output).
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This is not an exhaustive list of possible drug interactions. You should consult your doctor about all the possible interactions of the drugs you’re taking.
Take Torget 10 MG Tablet with or without food as instructed by your doctor. Do not break, chew, or crush the tablet.
Monitor your blood pressure regularly during treatment with Torget 10 MG Tablet.
Consult your doctor if you experience symptoms such as dizziness, tiredness, dry mouth, irregular heartbeat, or muscle weakness that do not go away.
Take a potassium-rich diet (such as banana, spinach, coconut water, etc.), as Torget 10 MG Tablet can decrease your blood potassium levels.
Your doctor may suggest tests to monitor your kidney function during treatment with this medicine.