Active substance: Torsemide

Dosage: 20 mg, 10 mg

Price: €27.71 – €199.53

Hypertension is a fairly common condition and, if left untreated, can have quite unpleasant consequences, affecting the body in devastating ways. In some cases, untreated hypertension can lead to heart attack, stroke, kidney failure, vision loss and a host of other problems and illnesses.

Today we have Torsemide, a drug that works well against swelling caused by various conditions, such as heart, kidney or liver disease. It is used both alone and in combination with other drugs to treat high blood pressure.

Below we explain the properties and effects of this drug, which you can buy from our online pharmacy, where you are always welcome. And as a bonus, we offer you fast delivery, the possibility of ordering without a prescription and, the icing on the cake, the best price on the market.

What is Torsemide

Torsemide is a diuretic used to treat fluid retention or excess fluid retention in various tissues of the body. The cause of excess fluid is often due to various diseases, such as heart, kidney or liver disease. The drug works by causing the kidneys to get rid of unneeded water and salt by eliminating them from the body in the urine.

Indications for use

The drug is used to treat oedema of various origins, chronic heart failure, liver, lung and kidney diseases, and high blood pressure.

Contraindications For Use

The drug has a fairly wide range of contraindications. These include hypersensitivity to thorazemide or any other component of the drug, hepatic coma and precoma, renal failure with refractory anuria, hypokalaemia and hyponatraemia, hypovolaemia or dehydration, major urinary disorders. Do not take the medicine during pregnancy and lactation, in children and adolescents under 18 years of age.

Before starting treatment, you should talk to your doctor and inform him/her of any illnesses and medications you are taking. This will help protect you from adverse reactions that may be caused by incompatible medications.

Side effects

At the start of treatment, you may experience confusion, increased tiredness, general weakness, increased uric acid concentration, loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain and diarrhoea, constipation, flatulence. These side effects usually disappear within a short time. If you experience any other serious side effects, seek medical advice immediately.

Use and Dosage

Before starting treatment, consult your doctor to obtain a correct diagnosis and the right dose of medicine for you.

The tablets are taken orally in the morning after meals with a small amount of water.

Treatment is usually started with a daily dose of 5 mg of torasemide. This dose is considered a maintenance dose. If the daily dose of 5 mg is not sufficient, a daily dose of 10 mg may be prescribed. Depending on the severity of the patient’s condition, the dose may be increased up to 20 mg daily (under medical supervision).