Toride Tablet is a medicine that is used in the treatment of high blood pressure or oedema. Toride Tablet contains torasemide, also known as water pill. It removes excess fluid from the body in conditions like liver, kidney or heart disease or failure. Take the medicine as advised by the doctor....
Q: Can I stop taking Toride Tablet on my own if I feel better?
A: No, you should never stop taking Toride Tablet until advised by the doctor, even if you are feeling good. If you stop the medicine, it may lead to treatment failure and a sudden rise in blood pressure thus result worsening the medical condition.
Q: Any Dietary restrictions must follow as I have high blood pressure?
Limit intake of salt in the diet, pickles and packaged foods like chips contain excess salt and should be avoided.
Limit intake of potassium-containing foods like spinach, broccoli or banana and limit intake of meat.
Avoid 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 Toride Tablet?
A: Dizziness, lightheadedness or fainting occurs, when you get up suddenly from a lying or sitting position. Slowly getting up helps. If the problem continues or gets worse, check with the doctor.
Q: When should i take Toride Tablet?
A: Take Toride Tablet as advised by the doctor, but preferably at the same time each day. Toride Tablet is known to cause excess urination, and hence it is advised to take it in the morning or 3-4 hours before going to bed.
Q: What is Toride Tablet?
A: Toride Tablet is a medicine that helps to treat high blood pressure or oedema by removing excess fluid from the body in various conditions like liver, kidney or heart disease or failure.