Pharmacological properties

«indapamide" reabsorbatsiyu reduce sodium and increases the excretion of magnesium, chlorine and potassium in the urine, which leads to greater output obemy liquid.The drug helps to reduce the tone of smooth muscles of arteries that provides the normalization of pressure.Pressure reduction occurs only in the presence of hypertension in the original picture.The clinical effect appears at the end of the first week of treatment.


«indapamide" appoint patsietam with high blood pressure.Also, the drug is prescribed for a delay of excess fluid in the body that occurs in patients with chronic heart failure.

Instructions for use

«indapamide" should take 1 tablet daily in the morning.With the lack of expression of the therapeutic effect after 2
weeks on the recommendation of a doctor, the dosage may be increased to 2-3 tablets a day. swallow without chewing tablets, washed down with water.

Contraindications The drug is contraindicated in the presence of marked disturbances of liver and renal function, acute stroke, gout, hypokalemia and severe forms of diabetes.The drug should not be taken in case of hypersensitivity to the components' indapamide. "The drug is contraindicated in children under 18, and pregnant women in mind the possibility of a serious risk to the fetus. When receiving "Indapamide" lactation breastfeeding should be discontinued, as the active ingredients of the drug passes into breast milk.

Side effects

When receiving "Indapamide" occur most often in the form of side effects of cramps and muscle aches.It may also exhibit the side effects such as nausea, discomfort and pain in the stomach, dry mouth, constipation, weakness, dizziness, fatigue, nervousness.Allergic reactions on the skin manifestations of systemic lupus erythematosus.

reviews and recommendations

«indapamide" helps reduce pressure and get rid of excess puffiness, improves the general condition.However, the drug promotes the excretion of potassium and magnesium, which can cause cramps in the legs.Therefore, the treatment of "Indapamide" requires regular monitoring of electrolytes and glucose in the blood.Analysis of the level of sodium, potassium and magnesium levels be performed before starting therapy and to repeat it in the process.

Since a number of contraindications and features of the use of the drug in the treatment, "Indapamide" advised to take prescription-only and under strict medical supervision.Increase dosage "Indopamida" can significantly increase the diuretic effect.