THALORIC 6.25MG TABLET 10’S:
THALORIC 6.25MG contains Chlorthalidone which belongs to a group of medicines called diuretics. It is indicated in the management of hypertension either alone or in combination with other antihypertensive drugs. It is a long-acting oral diuretic with antihypertensive activity. It increases excretion of sodium and chloride. This diuretic effect leads to decreased extracellular fluid and plasma volume, cardiac output, total exchangeable sodium, glomerular filtration rate, and renal plasma flow. It also produces dose-related reductions in serum potassium levels, elevations in serum uric acid and blood glucose.
It is also indicated as adjunctive therapy in edema associated with congestive heart failure, hepatic cirrhosis, and corticosteroid and estrogen therapy. It has also been found useful in edema due to various kidney diseases such as nephrotic syndrome, acute glomerulonephritis, and chronic renal failure. Always take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor. Before taking THALORIC 6.25MG, inform your doctor if you have any kidney or liver disease and if yu are pregnant or breastfeeding. The common side effects are muscle weakness, dizziness and stomach pain.
USES OF THALORIC 6.25MG:
Treats hypertension and edema
HOW THALORIC 6.25MG WORKS:
THALORIC 6.25MG is a long-acting oral diuretic with antihypertensive activity. It produces diuresis with increased excretion of sodium and chloride. The diuretic effects of chlorthalidone lead to decreased extracellular fluid volume, plasma volume, cardiac output, total exchangeable sodium, glomerular filtration rate, and renal plasma flow. It also produces dose-related reductions in serum potassium levels, elevations in serum uric acid and blood glucose.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
Take THALORIC 6.25MG according to the dose and frequency as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break the medicine. It may be taken with or without food.
SIDE EFFECTS OF THALORIC 6.25MG:
Sore throat with fever
Unusual bleeding or bruising
Severe skin rash with peeling skin
Difficulty breathing or swallowing
Loss of appetite
HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS:
Drink plenty of fluids to avoid dehydration. ORS should be used to prevent dehydration.
Drowsiness or dizziness:
Get up and move around to feel awake, take small naps to edge off the sleepiness. Give your eyes a break to avoid fatigue and eat a healthy food to boost energy.
Drink clear or ice-cold drinks. Eat light, bland foods and avoid fried, greasy, or sweet foods.
Tell your doctor if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription or the following:
Other antihypertensive drugs
Drugs for diabetes
Drug : Chlorthalidone
Pharmacological Category : Antihypertensive, Diuretic, Thiazide-Related
Therapeutic Indication : Edema, refractory, Hypertension, Calcium nephrolithiasis
Dosage Forms : Tablet
Store below 20-25°C and keep out of reach of children.
Thaloric 6.25 Tablet makes you lose excess water through urine. It may be used alone or in combination with other medicines. This medicine should be taken only during day time to avoid frequent urination at night. You must take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by the doctor and never stop it abruptly without consulting the doctor. Most people with high blood pressure do not feel ill, but if you stop taking this medicine, your condition could get worse. This may lead to your blood pressure rising again and increase your risk of heart disease and stroke.
It is important to have your blood pressure checked regularly. This medicine is only one part of a treatment program which should also include a healthy diet, regular exercise, smoking cessation, moderation of alcohol intake, and weight reduction. You can eat normally while taking this medicine, but try to reduce your salt intake.
Common side effects of this medicine include headache, nausea, and dizziness. Consult your doctor if these side effects bother you. Before taking this medicine, it is better to let your doctor know if you are suffering from any kidney or liver disease. Also, pregnant women and breastfeeding mothers should consult a doctor before taking it. You must inform the doctor about all the other medicines that you are taking apart from this medicine.
USES OF THALORIC TABLET
- Treatment of Hypertension (high blood pressure)
- Treatment of Edema
BENEFITS OF THALORIC TABLET
In Treatment of Hypertension (high blood pressure)
In Treatment of Edema
SIDE EFFECTS OF THALORIC TABLET
Common side effects
HOW THALORIC TABLET WORKS
Use of Tablet is not recommended in these patients.
Use of Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
WHAT IF YOU FORGET TO TAKE THALORIC TABLET?
FAQs ABOUT THALORIC 6.25MG:
Q: Does THALORIC 6.25MG increase uric acid?
A: Yes. But it is very rare in case of increased uric acid levels.
Q: What happens if I take more than the recommended dose of THALORIC 6.25MG?
A: If you take more than the prescribed dose, you may experience nausea, lightheadedness, weakness, fast or irregular heartbeat, sleepiness, muscle cramps and pain, difficulty in breathing. Consult your doctor for advice.