FAQs ABOUT DYAMIDE PLUS
What is the use of DYAMIDE PLUS?
DYAMIDE PLUS is a prescription medicine used to treat edema associated with various heart, liver, or kidney problems. It removes excess water accumulated in the body via urine.
Can I take DYAMIDE PLUS daily?
Take DYAMIDE PLUS as advised by your physician. Your doctor will evaluate your health condition and suggests you the number of doses that needs to be taken per day.
What are the possible side effects of DYAMIDE PLUS?
The most common side effects of [GBKEYWORD] are headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, tiredness, and increased urination. It may also cause impotence in men. Consult your doctor if any of the side effect bothers you. Also inform your doctor immediately if you experience irregular heartbeat, joint pain, muscle pain, extreme dizziness or fainting or rectal bleeding after taking DYAMIDE PLUS.
What is the best time to take DYAMIDE PLUS?
It is advisable to take DYAMIDE PLUS in the morning preferably after meals. This may avoid frequent urination at the night. However, consult your doctor regarding the time of administration of DYAMIDE PLUS.
How long does it take for DYAMIDE PLUS to show the results?
It may take a few weeks for DYAMIDE PLUS to show the results, and so take DYAMIDE PLUS regularly as advised by your physician to see the optimum results.
Can DYAMIDE PLUS cause dizziness?
Yes, DYAMIDE PLUS may cause dizziness due to the loss of fluids from the body. To avoid this, keep yourself hydrated by drinking plenty of fluids. Avoid driving or operating any tools or machines if you feel dizzy. Consult your doctor if you experience extreme dizziness.
Can I consume alcohol while taking DYAMIDE PLUS?
Avoid consumption of alcohol while taking DYAMIDE PLUS as it might make you feel dizzy or faint even when you change posture.
Do I have any food restrictions while taking DYAMIDE PLUS?
Avoid food rich in potassium such as bananas, dry fruits, lentils, dairy products, and salt substitutes containing potassium while taking DYAMIDE PLUS. It is because DYAMIDE PLUS can reabsorb potassium in the kidneys, and so additionally consumption of potassium rich foods or supplements may further increase the levels of potassium in the blood.
Do we need any laboratory investigations while taking DYAMIDE PLUS?
Yes. DYAMIDE PLUS may alter the electrolyte balance in your body, and make you feel tired or dehydrated very easily. To avoid this, your doctor would regularly monitor your serum electrolyte levels and increase or decrease the dose of this medicine accordingly.
Can DYAMIDE PLUS reduce my weight?
DYAMIDE PLUS does not have any impact on reducing your weight. But, due to removal of excess water from the body, you may experience a slight reduction in body weight.
Can I take DYAMIDE PLUS to reduce my postpartum belly?
No. DYAMIDE PLUS is not indicated for use in postpartum women. Do not take DYAMIDE PLUS unless your doctor has prescribed it. It is not advisable to breastfeed while taking DYAMIDE PLUS. Consult your doctor before taking DYAMIDE PLUS.
Can DYAMIDE PLUS cause cancer?
No. Research does not suggest any risk of cancer while taking [GBNEYWORD]. If you are doubtful consult your doctor for advice.
Can I take DYAMIDE PLUS on my own?
No. DYAMIDE PLUS is a prescription medicine. It should be used only when prescribed by a physician. Do not take DYAMIDE PLUS on your own without consulting your doctor.
Can DYAMIDE PLUS affect sense of hearing?
Yes, some rare cases of hearing loss have been reported with the use of DYAMIDE PLUS. This condition is often reversible after discontinuing therapy with DYAMIDE PLUS. Consult your doctor immediately if you experience any disturbances in the sense of hearing.
Can the use of DYAMIDE PLUS cause frequent urination?
Yes. DYAMIDE PLUS may cause frequent urination. It tends to excrete the accumulated fluid from the body in the form of urine. As a result, you may experience an increase in tendency to urinate. If this bothers you, contact your doctor.
Can the use of [GNKEYWORD] make me more tired?
Yes. DYAMIDE PLUS may make you feel tired easily because it removes the excess fluids from the body. This reduces your energy levels and make you feel very tired. To avoid this, keep yourself hydrated by drinking plenty of fluids. If you experience extreme tiredness that hinders your daily activities, consult your doctor for advice.