Indications "Furosemide" to remove edema in heart failure



diuretic effect "Furosemide" associated with inhibition of reuptake of sodium and chlorine.Wherein inhibition of reuptake of potassium is much slower.

drug is effective in terms of acidification and alkalization of urine, does not reduce glomerular filtration, so often it is prescribed for kidney failure.
Any diuretic drug should be prescribed by a doctor having the appropriate qualifications.Before the appointment of "Furosemide" or "Indapamide" conducted a thorough medical examination.

Shoot heart swelling with "Furosemide" rational if there is stagnation in the large and small circulation.Also, the drug is prescribed for liver cirrhosis with signs of portal hypertension, swelling of the brain, lungs, at a poisoning barbiturates, severe hyp
ertension in treatment, with hypertensive crises, with late toxicosis pregnant.

For removal of edema using "Furosemide" the doctor selects an individual dosage regimen for each patient.The maximum daily dose is 80-160 mg, divided into several stages.By reducing swelling drug is used 2-3 times a week at regular time intervals.

rational methods "Indapamide" instead of "Furosemide»



When removing edema with "Furosemide" there may be numerous side effects - from dizziness to depression.Currently, long-term use are increasingly prescribed "Indapamide" - a diuretic with moderate salureticheskim activity.
During treatment with diuretics conduct any monitoring control laboratory parameters in blood plasma levels of sodium, potassium, calcium, electrolytes.

«indapamide" therapeutic doses virtually no effect on carbohydrate and lipid metabolism.It may be used alone or in complex with edema associated with congestive heart failure.

optimal daily intake "Indapamide" is 2.5 mg for a single dose, the maximum - 10 mg in two divided doses in the morning.Indications - hypertension, edema on a background of heart failure.

main contraindications for receiving "Indapamide" are: acute circulatory disorders of the brain, severe functional renal impairment, hypersensitivity to the active substance.Also, the drug is not recommended in severe forms of diabetes and gout.