Medicine : Ctd L 12.5/(25tab)

Name:Ctd L 12.5/(25tab)
Type:Tablet
Manufacturer:Ipca Laboratories Ltd
Generic Use:Chlorthalidone , Losartan Potassium
Composition:Chlorthalidone(12.5 Mg) , Losartan Potassium(25 Mg)
Substitutes:ctd l 12.5/(25tab) , ctd l 12.5/(25tab)


Generic ( Chlorthalidone )



Typical use Of Chlorthalidone :Hypertension, Oedema, Toxaemia Of Pregnancy, Prementrual Tension.Diabetes Insipidus.
Mechanism of action of Chlorthalidone :This Medication Is A Diuretic, Prescribed For High Blood Pressure And Fluid Retention.
Drug Interaction of Chlorthalidone :Chlorthalidone Can Cause Lowering Of Blood Potassium And Magnesium Levels Because Both Potassium And Magnesium Are Lost In The Urine. This Is Especially True In Patients Who Are Taking At The Same Time Another Class Of Diuretics, Called Loop Diuretics Such Asfurosemide (Lasix), Bumetanide (Bumex), Or Torsemide (Demadex) Low Potassium And Magnesium Levels Can Lead To Abnormal Heart Rhythms, Especially In Patients Taking Digoxin (Lanoxin). Chlorthalidone Reduces The Kidney's Ability To Eliminate Lithium In The Urine.
Side effects of Chlorthalidone :Nausea, Stomach Upset, Skin Rash, Acute Toxicity.

INTERACTIONS OF CHLORTHALIDONE


How Chlorthalidone will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Chlorthalidone will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Contraindicated: The Drug Should Not Be Used By Breastfeeding Women, As Evidences From Studies Have Shown That There Is A High Risk Of Causing Significant Damage To Infants.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Chlorthalidone

No Studies Found






Generic ( Losartan Potassium )



Typical use Of Losartan Potassium :Mild To Moderate Hypertension. Diabetic Nephropathy In Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.
Mechanism of action of Losartan Potassium :Losartan Potassium Is An Angiotensin II Receptor Antagonist. The Drug And Its Active Metabolite Selectively Block The Vasoconstrictor And Aldosterone-secreting Effects Of Angiotensin II By Selectively Antagonising Its Binding To AT1 Receptors.
Drug Interaction of Losartan Potassium :Losartan Potassium Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Aldesleukin, Alprostadil, Diazoxide, Fluconazole, Indomethacin, Lithium. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Losartan Potassium :Headache, Dizziness, Back Pain, Myalgia, Respiratory Tract Disorders, Fatigue, GI Disturbances, Transient Elevation Of Liver Enzymes, Impaired Renal Function, Taste Disturbances And Hyperkalaemia.

INTERACTIONS OF LOSARTAN POTASSIUM


How Losartan Potassium will impact on Pregnancy ?

Experiences Of Drug Use And Evidence From Studies In Pregnant Women Have Shown Risk To Fetus. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Losartan Potassium will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Possibly Unsafe: Evidence From Studies In Breastfeeding Women Show That There Is A Definite Risk Of Side Effects To The Breastfed Infants. However, Use Of The Drug In Breastfeeding Women Is Acceptable In Spite Of The Risk To The Infants, If The Drug Is Needed In A Life-threatening Situation Or For A Serious Disease For Which Safer Drugs Cannot Be Used Or Are Ineffective. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Losartan Potassium

No Studies Found