It causes vasodilatation by Ca channel blockade. It decreases total peripheral resistance and exerts anti hypertensive action. Decrease in peripheral resistance is due to either the loss of sodium from the arteriolar wall or a direct action on the vascular bed. It is an effective drug in edema associated with congestive heart failure.
Distribution: Widely distributed
Metabolism: Extensively metabolized inside the body, and a small portion reaches tubular fluid.
Excretion: Excreted mainly through urine and rest is excreted through faeces.
3. Orthostatic hypotension
4. Back pain
14. Muscle cramps
15. Peripheral edema
21. Hyper urecaemia
22. Elevated levels of glucose calcium and lipids
23. Gastro intestinal disturbances
25. Visual impairment
26. Electrolyte imbalance
2. Hypersensitivity to the drug
3. Hypersensitivity to Sulfonamides
4. Anuric renal failure
5. Cerebro vascular accidents
2. Progressive Liver diseases
3. Hyper urecaemia and Gout
4. Diabetes mellitus
5. Fluid and electrolyte imbalance
7. Hyper calcaemia
Digitalis: Diuretic induced hypokalaemia may precipitate digitalis toxicity.
Frusemide: Synergy leading to profound diuresis and greater than predicted electroyte loss.
Sulfonylureas: Hypoglycaemic effects enhanced.
Propantheline: Bioavailability of indapamide increased.
Metoclopramide: Bioavailability of indapamide decreased.
NSAID`s: Natriuretic effect of indapamide decreased.
Maximum dose: 5mg/day
Edema: 2.5mg single daily dose. Increased to 5mg if required after 1 week.
Home Delivery for Indapamide in Your City
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However, we do publish a comprehensive directory of Pharmacies, Chemists and Druggists in cities all over India. You can use this directory to find the medicine stores in your city (or area) that provide home delivery services for indapamide and other medicines and health products. Home delivery services for indapamide may be free or they may cost you depending on the pharmacy and the minimum order requirements. It would be best to get this clarified while placing the order.
Please be aware that you should take indapamide only if a doctor has recommended or prescribed it. Some or all pharmacies who provide a home delivery service for medicines might insist on a prescription for indapamide before they complete the sale. You can get this information while placing the order for indapamide with the pharmacy.
Indapamide is a generic medicine name and there are several brands available for it. Some of the brands for indapamide might be better known than indapamide itself. If the pharmacy that's willing to deliver medicines to your home doesn't have indapamide in stock, you can ask for one of the branded alternatives for indapamide.