FAQs ABOUT THALORIC 12.5MG
How THALORIC 12.5MG should be taken? Can it be crushed?
No. Take THALORIC 12.5MG as advised by your physician. Swallow THALORIC 12.5MG with a glass of water. Do not crush or chew the medicine.
Can THALORIC 12.5MG cause hypokalaemia?
Yes. THALORIC 12.5MG may cause hypokalaemia (low blood potassium levels) in some individuals. It can be identified by symptoms such as muscle weakness, muscle twitching or abnormal heartbeat. Consult your doctor immediately if you experience any such symptoms after taking THALORIC 12.5MG.
Can THALORIC 12.5MG cause hyponatremia?
Yes. THALORIC 12.5MG may cause hyponatremia (low blood sodium levels) in some individuals. It can be identified by symptoms such as tiredness, confusion, muscle twitching, or fits. Consult your doctor immediately if you experience any such symptoms after taking THALORIC 12.5MG.
What if I forget to take a dose of THALORIC 12.5MG?
If you forget to take a dose of THALORIC 12.5MG, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is time to take the next dose, skip the missed one and take the next dose at regular time. Do not take a double dose of THALORIC 12.5MG to make up the forgotten dose.
What precautions do I need to follow while taking THALORIC 12.5MG?
Before taking THALORIC 12.5MG inform your doctor if you have liver, kidney, or heart problems. You should also inform your doctor if you have gout, diabetes mellitus or if you are on a low-salt diet. Consult your doctor before taking THALORIC 12.5MG if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding. THALORIC 12.5MG may make you feel dizzy while standing up or moving suddenly. Therefore, be cautions while you drive or operate any heavy tools. Inform your doctor if you experience any unusual tiredness, muscle problems, abnormal heartbeat, or extreme thirst.
Can the use of THALORIC 12.5MG cause sexual problems?
Yes. THALORIC 12.5MG may cause problems in sexual life. It may cause difficulty in getting an erection or achieving orgasm in men. Consult your doctor if this side effect troubles you.
Is it safe to take THALORIC 12.5MG in pregnancy?
THALORIC 12.5MG is not recommended for use in pregnancy. Inform your doctor before taking THALORIC 12.5MG if you are pregnant or trying to become pregnant.
What are the side effects of THALORIC 12.5MG?
The most common side effects of taking THALORIC 12.5MG are muscle weakness and twitching, abnormal heartbeat, tiredness, confusion, loss of appetite, upset stomach, dizziness, thirst, skin rash, and impotence in men. Contact your doctor if any of the side effect troubles you.
What is the effect of THALORIC 12.5MG on kidneys?
THALORIC 12.5MG belongs to the group of medicines called diuretics. It acts excreting excess fluids from the body. This relaxes blood vessels and reduces elevated blood pressure. It also improves blood flow through the blood vessels and protect the functions of heart. At times, it can also control fluid loss from the body in patients suffering from excess fluid loss such as diabetes insipidus. Since THALORIC 12.5MG acts on your kidneys, consult your doctor before taking them if you have any kidney problems.
What type of diuretic is THALORIC 12.5MG?
THALORIC 12.5MG belongs to thiazide-like diuretics which is indicated to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, diabetes insipidus. It can also reduce fluid retention that is caused due to kidney or liver disease.
Can potassium be taken with THALORIC 12.5MG?
Before taking potassium supplements or medicines containing potassium along with THALORIC 12.5MG, inform your doctor as a precaution. Your doctor would closely monitor your health condition to avoid unwanted side effects.