Biduret – L 2.5mg/25mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:25 am

Biduret – L 2.5mg/25mg Tablet

Uses of Biduret – L 2.5mg/25mg Tablet

Biduret – L 2.5mg/25mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Hypertension

Side effects of Biduret – L 2.5mg/25mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Biduret – L 2.5mg/25mg Tablet are – Dizziness, Fatigue, Headache, Weakness, Anorexia, Appetite Changes, Constipation, Diarrhea, Nausea, Vomiting


These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Biduret – L 2.5mg/25mg Tablet

Do not use Biduret – L 2.5mg/25mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Amiloride, Hydrochlorothiazide

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Biduret – L 2.5mg/25mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Biduret – L 2.5mg/25mg Tablet works

Biduret – L 2.5mg/25mg Tablet contains – Amiloride, Hydrochlorothiazide

Amiloride inhibits sodium reabsorption and potassium excretion in the distal tubules.

Hydrochlorothiazide increases sodium and water excretion by inhibiting sodium and chloride reabsorption in distal segment of the nephron.

Dosage of Biduret – L 2.5mg/25mg Tablet

The dosage of Biduret – L 2.5mg/25mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Biduret – L 2.5mg/25mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Biduret – L 2.5mg/25mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

Information will be added soon.

Driving

Information will be added soon.

Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Interaction

Drug :- ACE inhibitors, indomethacin, other potassium-sparing diuretics, potassium supplements: May cause severe hyperkalemia. Avoid use together if possible. Monitor potassium level closely if using together.

Digoxin: May decrease digoxin clearance and decrease inotropic effects. Monitor digoxin level.

Lithium: May decrease lithium clearance, increasing risk of lithium toxicity. Monitor lithium level.

NSAIDs: May decrease diuretic effectiveness. Avoid use together.

Food :- Foods high in potassium (such as bananas, oranges), salt substitutes containing potassium: May cause hyperkalemia. Advise patient to choose diet carefully and to use low- potassium salt substitutes.

About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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