Diretic DS 40/50MG


Diretic DS 40/50MG


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Furosemide + Spironolactone



The combination of frusemide and spironolactone is suggested in-Essential hypertension is a condition in which the blood pressure is Congestive heart failure (CHF) is a type of congestive heart failure Cirrhosis of the liver with fluid buildup in the abdominal cavity (ascites)
Excess fluid retention causes swelling (edema)
Hyperaldosteronism, Secondary hyperaldosteronism is related with resistant edema.



Spironolactone (potassium saving diuretic) and Furosemide (circle diuretic) have diverse but complementary instruments and locales of activitySubsequently, when given together they create added substance or synergistic diuretic. The Furosemide component represses the Na+/K+/2Cl- co-transporter within the climbing Circle of Henle and pieces the reabsorption of sodium, potassium and chloride particlessubsequently expanding the amount of sodium and the volume of water excreted within the pee. This characteristically actuates potassium misfortune. The spironolactone component restrains the reabsorption of sodium in trade for potassium at the distal tubule by offending the activity of aldosterone so that sodium excretion is incredibly favored and the overabundance misfortune of potassium, initiated by the Furosemide, is decreased


Dosage & Administration

Furosemide 20 and spironolactone 50 mg: 1 to 4 tablets every day (20 to 80 mg of Furosemide and 50 to 200 mg of spironolactone) concurring to the patient’s response.

Furosemide 40 and spironolactone 50 mg: For already stabilized patients requiring the next dose of spironolactone and Furosemide, This tablet can be utilized at a measurements of one to two tablets every day (Furosemide 40 to 80 mg and spironolactone 50 to 100 mg). 
Use in children: Spironolactone and Furosemide isn’t appropriate for utilize in children. Spironolactone and Furosemide may both be excreted more gradually within the elderly.


When taken in conjunction with Expert inhibitors or potassium salts there’s an expanded risk of hyperkalemia. Spironolactone increments the levels of cardiac glycosides such as digoxin within the blood and this may result in digitalis harmfulness. Corticosteroids may cause hypokalemia in the event that they are utilized with Spironolactone. The blood weight bringing down and diuretic impacts of Furosemide may be decreased or nullified when utilized beside indomethacin and conceivably other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Furosemide may increment the ototoxicity of aminoglycoside anti-microbialsConcurrent organization of sucralfate and Furosemide may decrease the natriuretic and anti-hypertensive impact of Furosemide.


Contraindicated in patients with anuria, intense renal lackingquickly breaking down or extreme impedance of renal work (creatinine clearance <30 ml/min), hyperkalaemia, Addison’s infection and in patients who are easily affected to Spironolactone, Furosemide or sulphonamides.


Side effects

Spironolactone may allow rise to cerebral pain and tiredness and gastrointestinal troublecounting spasm and loose bowels. Ataxia, mental disarray, and skin rashes have been detailed as side impact. Gynaecomastia isn’t unprecedented and in uncommon cases breast extension may hold on. Other endocrine disarranges counting hirsutism, developing of the voice, menstrual abnormalities and weaknessTemporal increment in blood-urea-nitrogen concentrations may happen and mellow acidosis has been detailed. Spironolactone may cause hyponatremia and hyperkalemia. Over the top diuresis may result in parchedness and lessening in blood volume with circulatory collapse with the plausibility of vascular thrombosis and embolism especially in elderly patients. Genuine consumption of potassium and magnesium may lead to cardiac arrhythmias.


Pregnancy & Lactation

Pregnancy: Spironolactone and its metabolites may cross the placental boundary. The utilize of spironolactone in pregnant ladies requires that the expected advantage be weighed against the conceivable risks to the mother and embryoCreature teratology ponders demonstrate that Furosemide may cause fetal anomaliesHence, Furosemide ought to as it were be utilized in ladies in child bearing age when suitable prophylactic measures are taken or in the event that the potential benefits legitimize the potential dangers to the embryo.

Lactation: Metabolites of Spironolactone have been identified in breast drainIn the event that utilize of Spironolactone is considered basic, an elective strategy of newborn child nourishing ought to be organizations. Furosemide is excreted in breast drain and breast-feeding ought to be suspended on the off chance that treatment is fundamental.


Precautions & Warnings

Caution ought to be taken in patients at risk to electrolyte lack. This arrangement ought to too be utilized with caution in diabetes, broadened prostate, hypotension and in hypovolemia.


Therapeutic Class

Potassium-sparing diuretics, Potassium-sparing diuretics & Aldosterone antagonists


Storage Conditions

Keep below 30°C temperature, absent from light & dampness. Keep out of the reach of children.


Pharmaceutical Name

Drug International Ltd.