It is best to take Ditide Tablet in the morning along with food in order to avoid frequent urination at night time. For better results, it is suggested to take it at the same time every day. The dose and how often you take it depends on what you are taking it for. Your doctor will decide how much you need to improve your symptoms. You should take this medicine for as long as it is prescribed for you.
Headache, glucose intolerance, and dryness of mouth are very common side effect of this medicine. It might lower down the electrolytes level like sodium, potassium, and magnesium in the blood. Hence, regular monitoring of kidney function and electrolytes is important while using this medicine. It might cause dizziness or tiredness if happens rise slowly from sitting position or avoid driving.
Before taking this medicine, tell your doctor if you have any liver or kidney disease. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. You should also let your healthcare team know all other medicines you are taking as they may affect, or be affected by this medicine.
Uses of Ditide Tablet
- Hypertension (high blood pressure)
Side effects of Ditide Tablet
Common side effects of Ditide
- Glucose intolerance
- Dryness in mouth
- Feeling thirsty
- Increased production of urine
- Increased blood lipid level
- Electrolyte imbalance
- Increased uric acid level in blood
- Kidney stone
How to use Ditide Tablet
How Ditide Tablet works
Use of Ditide Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease. Regular monitoring of kidney function test and potassium levels may be advised while you are taking this medicine.
Use of Ditide Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.