FAQs ABOUT LOSATAN H 50/12.5MG
What is LOSATAN H 50/12.5MG used for?
LOSATAN H 50/12.5MG is indicated for the treatment of essential hypertension. Essential hypertension (also known as high blood pressure) is a medical condition in which the force of the blood exerted against the walls of the artery remains very high, and as a result it may lead to severe damage to the blood vessels of several organs, thus causing heart attack, heart or kidney failure, stroke, or even blindness.
Can LOSATAN H 50/12.5MG cause dizziness?
Yes. LOSATAN H 50/12.5MG may cause dizziness in you. Try to rest and relax. Get enough sleep. Avoid driving or operating any machines while you are feeling dizzy as precaution. Consult with your doctor for advice before taking LOSATAN H 50/12.5MG.
Can LOSATAN H 50/12.5MG be taken during breastfeeding?
LOSATAN H 50/12.5MG is not recommended for use in breast-feeding mothers. Your doctor may choose another treatment if you wish to breast-feed. Consult your doctor before taking LOSATAN H 50/12.5MG.
Can LOSATAN H 50/12.5MG be used in patients with liver disease?
LOSATAN H 50/12.5MG is not recommended for use in patients with severe liver impairment. It should be used with caution in patients having history of mild to moderate liver impairment. Your doctor may adjust the dose depending upon liver function. Consult your doctor before taking LOSATAN H 50/12.5MG.
Does LOSATAN H 50/12.5MG increases urination?
Yes, LOSATAN H 50/12.5MG contains hydrochlorothiazide a diuretic agent which works by removing excess fluid from the body through kidneys which leads to increased passage of urination. Excess water loss in body may result in dehydration. During treatment with LOSATAN H 50/12.5MG if you are always feeling tired, thirsty, or you have muscle cramps constantly, immediately consult your doctor for advice.
What to do If I forget to take LOSATAN H 50/12.5MG?
You should take LOSATAN H 50/12.5MG immediately when you remember. If it is time for your next dose skip the missed dose and follow your regular dose schedule. Do not double the dose of LOSATAN H 50/12.5MG to match up your missed dose.