Tide 10mg tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure or oedema. It contains torasemide as its active ingredient, also known as a water pill. Tide tablet is used for removing excess water retained by the body in conditions liver, heart and kidney failure and high blood pressure. It works by removing the excess fluid from the body by acting on the kidneys. It helps manage the symptoms like swelling in different body parts such as the face, legs, arms, abdominal wall, breathlessness and fatigue. Take this medicine in a dose and duration prescribed by your doctor and do not stop on your own. Inform your doctor about all other medicines you consume before starting with the Tide 10mg tablet....
Q: Can I stop taking Tide 10mg tablet on my own if I feel better?
A: No, you should never stop taking Tide 10mg tablet until advised by the doctor, even if you are feeling good. If you stop taking this medicine, it may lead to treatment failure.
Q: Are there any dietary restrictions I should follow as I have high blood pressure?
Limit intake of salt in the diet, especially pickles and packaged foods like chips contain excess salt and should be avoided.
Have less amount of potassium-containing foods like spinach, broccoli or banana and limit intake of meat.
Instead of having packaged snacks, prefer fresh cut fruits as they are rich in vitamins and fibre.
Q: What should I do if I have dizziness after taking Tide 10mg tablet?
A: Dizziness, lightheadedness or fainting may occur, especially when you get up suddenly from a lying or sitting position. Slowly getting up may help. If the problem continues or gets worse, check with your doctor.
Q: Can Tide 10mg tablet be taken everyday?
A: Based on your underlying condition, your doctor will prescribe it to you for a few days or a prolonged duration. Take daily only if the doctor has prescribed it to you, visit your doctor regularly to get your blood pressure checked.
Q: What is Tide 10mg tablet?
A: It is a medicine that helps to control high blood pressure or oedema by removing excess fluid from the body.