COMPOSITION :- TORSEMIDE TABLETS
MEDICATION USED FOR
Torsemide(Torwise-40) a “water pill” that cause you make more urine. Torsemide (Torwise-40) helps your body get rid of extra water and salt . Torsemide (Torwise-40) also used to treat high blood pressure. Lowering high blood pressure helps prevent strokes, heart attacks, and kidneys problems. Torsemide (Torwise-40) is used to reduce extra fluid in the body (edema) caused by condition such as heart failure, liver disease and kidney disease. This can lessen symptoms such as shortness of breadth and swelling in your arms, legs and abdomen .Torsemide ( Torwise-40) also used alone or together with other medicines to treat high blood pressure (hypertension) high blood pressure adds to the workload of the heart and arteries. If it continues for a long time, the heart and arteries may not function properly .This can damage the blood vessels of the brain ,heart ,and kidneys resulting in a stroke ,heart failure or kidneys failure.Hgh blood pressure may also increase the risk of heart attacks. These problems may be less likely to occur if blood pressure is controlled.
MECHANISM OF ACTION
Torsemide (Torwise-40) increases the urinary excretion of sodium , chloride and water , but it does not significantly alter glomerular filtration rate , renel plasma flow or acid-base balance. Torsemide (Torwise-40) has a significant hemodynamics effects in patients with essential hypertension ,it lowers systolic and diastolic blood pressure in patients with acute heart failure or chronic renel failure. Torsemide(Torwise-40) reduces both preload and afterload in patients with heart failure. Patients with liver levels of aldosterone which allows accumulations of sodium in the distal convoluted tubules and collecting ducts . More efficient dieresis can be achieved therapy with an aldosterone antagonist or potassium sparing diuretic.