Spiromide 40mg is an antihypertensive agent. Spiromide 40mg is a prototype drug of Loop Diuretics. Loop diuretics have much greater diuretic effects than thiazides. Spiromide 40mg is a sulfonamide derivative. It has a carboxyl group with a sulfamoyl moiety in the meta position. A halide or phenoxy substitution is present at carbon 4, and a substituted amino group is present at carbon 2 or 3. Spiromide 40mg is characterized by high efficacy and rapid onset of action. It increases the urination and decrease the amount of water retained in the body.
Frusemide or Spiromide 40mg is primarily indicated in conditions like Congestive heart failure, Degradation of pancreatic enzyme suppliments, Edema, Heart failure Hypertension, Long-term treatment of healed reflux oesophagitis, Oedema, Oliguria, Oliguria due to renal failure, liguria due to renal failure. Oliguria due to renal failure. Oliguria due to renal failure Oliguria due to renal failure Oliguria due to renal failure, Oliguria due to renal failure, Oliguria due to renal failure, Pulmonary edema, and can also be given in adjunctive therapy as an alternative drug of choice in Bronchopulmonary dysplasia, Hemolytic uremic syndrome, Hypercalcemia, Raised intracranial pressure
Frusemide or Spiromide 40mg is contraindicated in conditions like Anuria, Hepatic coma, Sulfone allergy Hypersensitivity to the drug.
The severe or irreversible adverse effects of Frusemide or Spiromide 40mg, which give rise to further complications include Photosensitivity, Skin rashes, Ototoxicity Nephrocalcinosis, Hyponatremia, Urinary retention, Dizziness, Blurred vision, Hyponatremia, Urinary retention. Frusemide or Spiromide 40mg produces potentially, fe-threatening effects which include Hypokalemia, Cardiac arrhythmias, CHO intolerance, Hypomagnesemnia, Hyperosmolar non-ketotic precoma, Hypokalemia, deafness, Hypocalcemic tetany. Ototoxicity. Hypochloremic alkalosis, Life threatening hyponatremia, which are responsible for the discontinuation of Frusemide or Spiromide 40mg therapy. The signs and symptoms that are produced after the acute overdosage of Frusemide or Spiromide 40mg include Postural hypotension, Decreased GFR Decreased intravascular volume, Sodium & fluid depletion. The symptomatic adverse reactions produced by Frusemide or Spiromide 40mg are more or less tolerable and if they become severe, they can be treated symptomatically, these include Drowsiness, Nausea, Restlessness, Skin rashes, Dry mouth, Hypotension, Muscle cramps, Exfoliative dermatitis, Dry mouth, Skin rashes, thrist.
Frusemide should be used with caution in patients with any pre-existing liver or kidney disease gout diabetes, pancreatitis, lupus or alergy to suita drugs. This drug is not recommended for use during pregnancy or lactation. Spiromide 40mg causes photosensitization, So use sunscreen and wear protective clothing Do not use Spiromide 40mg in the late afternoon or evening. Consult with the doctor regarding dosing schedule. Do not porphyric patient.
High Risk Groups
Drug should not be given to Pregnant Mothers, patients suffering from Kidney dysfunction, and Neonates. If prescribing authority justifies the benefits of the drug against the possible damages he/she should reevaluate them and consult the reference material and previous studies