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Lasilactone 50mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Lasilactone 50mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

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Medical Description

Lasilactone 50 tablet is used to treat oedema (swelling due to water retention in the body) associated with various conditions like heart, liver and kidney problems. It is also helpful in resistant h

ypertension. Lasilactone 50 works by removing excess water and electrolytes from the body. This tablet also maintains the potassium level in the blood. Lasilactone is a combination medicine containing furosemide and spironolactone as active ingredients. It should be taken as directed by the doctor. It must be taken in correct doses and for the exact duration as prescribed. Some common side effects of this medicine are headache, nausea, vomiting and stomach pain, but not everybody gets them. These side effects normally go away with time. But if you feel the side effects persist, you should consult your doctor. Before using the Lasilactone, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or are breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹50.10
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ContainsSpironolactone(50.0 Mg) + Frusemide / Furosemide(20.0 Mg)
UsesOedema
Side effectsHeadache, dizziness, stomach pain, nausea, vomiting
TherapyDIURETIC
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uses

Uses of LASILACTONE 50MG STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

Lasilactone 50 tablet is used in the treatment of oedema (swelling due to water retention in the body) associated with an kidney (adrenal gland) problem, heart and liver problems. It is also used to t...
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contraindications

Contraindications of LASILACTONE 50MG STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

  • If you are allergic to furosemide, spironolactone or any other ingredients of Lasilactone 50 Tablet.
  • If you are allergic to sulphonamides like sulfadiazine or co-trimoxazole.
  • If you have problems associated with the liver or kidney.
  • If you have hepatic coma (brain damage due to disturbed liver functions).
  • If you are dehydrated or have been told that you have a low blood volume.
  • If you are unable to pass urine.
  • If you have increased or decreased potassium or sodium level in your blood.
  • If you have Addison's disease.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
sideEffects

Side effects of LASILACTONE 50MG STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Stomach pain
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Weakness
  • Dehydration
  • Muscle cramps
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of LASILACTONE 50MG STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Lasilactone 50 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
It is not advised to take the Lasilactone 50 tablet during pregnancy until it is considered essential by the doctor and potential risks justify the benefits. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant or planning to have a baby.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Lasilactone 50 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of the Lasilactone 50 tablet pass into the breastmilk, hence it should not be used during breastfeeding. Consult your doctor before using this medicine while breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Lasilactone 50 tablet?
A:
Lasilactone 50 tablet may make you dizzy, feel sleepy and may also reduce alertness. You should avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Lasilactone 50 tablet?
A:
You should avoid consuming alcohol while on treatment with Lasilactone 50 tablet as it increases the chance of liver damage and side effects of this medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have liver or kidney, prostate problems or have difficulty in passing urine.
  • You have low blood pressure, diabetes, gout or decreased blood sodium levels.
  • You have high potassium levels or are on potassium supplements as it can lead to increased potassium levels in the blood and thus should be used with caution.
  • You have a condition called lupus (systemic lupus erythematosus).
  • You are an elderly patient, have dementia (impairment of memory, communication and thinking) and are on risperidone or are on other medicines that can cause a drop in blood pressure.
  • Your doctor may advise frequent tests during the medication to monitor levels of electrolytes (sodium, potassium, creatinine and glucose) in the blood. You should inform the doctor or laboratory perso...
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  • You are taking other water pills.
  • You are above 65 years of age.
  • Lasilactone may produce vocal changes, so treatment consideration is taken into account for those who are associated with acting, singing and the teaching field.
  • Lasilactone 50 Tablet should not be used in children below 18 years of age.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of LASILACTONE 50MG STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

Take Lasilactone 50 tablet with a glass of water, preferably with food. Swallow the whole tablet, do not break, cut or chew it. Always take this medicine exactly as your doctor has told you. Take it r...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of LASILACTONE 50MG STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

  • Store Lasilactone 50 tablets below 25°C in a clean and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
  • Discard unused medicine properly. Do not flush it in the toilet or throw it into the drain.
quickTips

Quick Tips of LASILACTONE 50MG STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

  • Lasilactone 50mg tablet is a diuretic also known as a water pill, that causes frequent urination. It is used in the treatment of oedema, and swelling due to water accumulation in the body associated w...
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  • Take this medicine in the exact dose and duration as recommended by your doctor. Do not take more than the prescribed dose.
  • Before starting Lasilactone tablet, inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning on becoming pregnant, or breastfeeding. Also, inform your doctor about all other medicines that you take and your c...
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  • This medicine should not be given to adults above 65 years of age unless advised by your doctor.
  • Excess salt and potassium should be avoided in your diet. While taking Lasilactone 50 mg tablet, you should exercise regularly and avoid alcohol and smoking.
  • Dehydration, headache, stomach pain, weakness, and nausea/vomiting may occur in some individuals with the use of this tablet. Inform your doctor if these effects bother you or do not go away.
  • If you experience dizziness or sleepiness after taking Lasilactone 50 tablet, it is recommended to avoid driving, operating heavy machinery, or performing any such tasks that require mental alertness.
  • You must maintain a healthy diet that is low in salt and high in fruits and vegetables.
dosage

Dosage of LASILACTONE 50MG STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

Overdose

Excess of Lasilactone 50 tablet will cause symptoms of overdose are dehydration, sleepiness, excessive urination, reduced alertness, confusion, disturbed heart rhythm, low blood pressure and altered b...
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Missed a Dose

Missing a dose of Lasilactone 50 tablet may reduce the effectiveness of the treatment. If you miss any dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it's time for your next dose,...
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modeOfAction

Mode of Action of LASILACTONE 50MG STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

How Does It Work?

  • Furosemide is a diuretic that helps in removing extra water and electrolytes from the body. So, the overloading on the heart and liver decreases. It also removes potassium from the body.
  • Spironolactone also being a diuretic, removes water but conserves potassium in the body. So, the effect on the potassium level gets balanced. By decreasing load on the heart, this medicine helps in tr...
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interactions

Interactions of LASILACTONE 50MG STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way the Lasilactone tablet works or the Lasilactone tablet itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Especially if you are taking medicines to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, high/abnormal cholesterol levels, blood thinners, anti-infectives, anti-diabetics, anti-asthmatics, pain killers, im...
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Interactions with food items

Lasilactone 50 tablet should be taken along with food as food increases the effectiveness of this medicine.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Are Lactic acid bacillus tablet and Lasilactone 50 tablet the same?

A: No, both are different medicines. Lactic acid bacillus tablet is used to maintain a normal bacterial level in the stomach for proper digestion of food. Lasilactone 50 tablet is a diuretic medicine that removes excess water and electrolytes from the body while maintaining the potassium balance.

Q: What is better- tapping fluid or taking Lasilactone 50 tablet?

A: You should always consult a doctor. After a careful clinical examination, he/she will decide the best treatment option for individual patients.

Q: Can Lasilactone 50 tablet cure acne?

A: Lasilactone 50 tablet is used to treat oedema or swelling in various body parts due to resistant hypertension, liver cirrhosis, hyperaldosteronism (overproduction of aldosterone), and chronic heart failure. You should not use this tablet without consulting a doctor.

Q: Is Lasilactone 50 tablet habit-forming?

A: No habit-forming tendencies were found with Lasilactone 50 tablet. However, it should be used as per dose and duration prescribed by your doctor.

Q: Will Lasilactone 50 tablet make me sleepy?

A: No, Lasilactone 50 tablet is not found to cause sleepiness but this medicine can make you feel light-headed, weak and dizzy. If you experience these symptoms, you should rest till you feel better and avoid driving or operating heavy machinery.

Q: What should I inform the doctor before taking Lasilactone 50 tablet?

A: Before taking Lasilactone 50 tablet, inform your doctor if you are allergic to Furosemide and Spironolactone, you are suffering from kidney disease, liver disease, gout, diabetes, an autoimmune disorder known as lupus, low levels of potassium, sodium, taking other water pills, aged above 65 years and suffering from impaired memory and thinking ability. Also, inform your doctor about your past surgeries and other medical histories.

Q: Can I take Lasilactone 50 tablet if I am pregnant?

A: No, Lasilactone 50 tablet are contraindicated in pregnancy and during the breastfeeding phase, as it may have undesired effects on the developing foetus or the newborn.

Q: Is Lasilactone 50 tablet a steroid?

A: No, Lasilactone 50 Tablet is not a steroid. It is a diuretic medicine used to reduce oedema, hypertension, which removes excess fluid from the body.

Q: Can I take the lasilactone 50 on an empty stomach?

A: Lasilactone can be taken with or without food. Take it exactly as your doctor has told you. You should take this medicine for as long as it is prescribed for you. For optimum results, it is suggested to take it at the same time every day.

Q: Can I discontinue taking the Lasilactone 50 if my blood pressure comes in control?

A: No, you should never stop taking the Lasilactone 50 tablet on your own. The doctor will monitor the readings for atleast two weeks. Accordingly, he might reduce the dose gradually rather than abrupt discontinue the treatment.

Q: What is Lasilactone 50 tablet used for?

A: Lasilactone 50 tablet is used to treat oedema (swelling due to water retention in the body) associated with an kidney (adrenal gland) problem, heart and liver problems. It is also used to treat resistant hypertension, a condition in which the blood pressure remains high despite the simultaneous use of three hypertension medicines.

Q: What is the best time to take Lasilactone?

A: The best time to take Lasilactone is in the morning. But do not take this medicine too late in the day (after 4 pm) or at night. Otherwise, you may have to wake up to go to the toilet. Your doctor or pharmacist will tell you the best time for you to take your medicine.

Q: How long can Lasilactone be taken?

A: You can take Lasilactone for as long as the doctor has prescribed you. The dose and duration are normally adjusted by the doctor depending on the condition it is being taken for. You should not consume more than the recommended daily dose by the doctor.

Q: What is the work of Lasilactone 50?

A: Lasilactone 50 is a combination medicine containing furosemide and spironolactone as active ingredients. Furosemide is a diuretic that helps in removing extra water and electrolytes from the body. So, the overloading on the heart and liver decreases. It also removes potassium from the body. Spironolactone also being a diuretic, removes water but conserves potassium in the body. So, the effect on the potassium level gets balanced. By decreasing the load on the heart, this medicine helps in treating conditions like oedema associated with resistant hypertension, heart, liver or adrenal gland problems.

Q: Can Lasilactone be taken along with other statins?

A: No, you should not take any other medicine along with Lasilactone, without consulting a doctor. As, it may reduce the effectiveness of each other.

Q: What are the side effects of Lasilactone?

A: Headache, dizziness, stomach pain, nausea, vomiting are few side effects that can be seen during the treatment with Lasilactone. However, these symptoms are usually mild and resolve on your own. Also, side effects often improve as your body gets used to the medicine.

Q: Which is better lasilactone or tide plus?

A: Although both the medicines belong to the diuretic class of medicines. Based on the cause and medical history, the doctor will prescribe one of these medicines. Hence, it is advised to take the same brand recommended by the doctor.

Q: What is the dose of lasilactone?

A: The doctor will decide the specific dose for a specific duration depending upon the severity of the condition. Do not take it endlessly on your own without consulting a doctor.

Q: Can Lasilactone cause dehydration?

A: Dehydration or electrolyte imbalance could be the side effect of Lasilactone. So it is advised to keep yourself hydrated to prevent dehydration. If the symptoms stays for long, immediately speak to your doctor.
Product Details
Brand
LASILACTONE
Expires on or After
30/10/2025

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Last Updated on: 17 January 2023 | 1:02 PM (IST)
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