Cardide SR use, dosage and information
Cardide SR is a medication containing indapamide, used in treating high blood pressure. Indapamide works by reducing the amount of water and salts in the blood by making the body produce more urine.
What is cardide Sr used for?
Cardide SR is taken by mouth with or without food as directed by your doctor. The dosage of cardide SR is based on your condition or response to treatment. Indapamide should be used 4 to 6 hours before or after using any cholesterol-lowering medication.
What are the side effects of Cardide SR?
Although some side effects of this medication are listed, this is not a full list of side effects of this medication. Some side effects of this medication may include:
· electrolyte imbalance
· extreme thirst
· muscle cramps
· Fast or irregular heartbeat
· Dry mouth
· Decreased urination
· Eye pain
Can cardide SR be used during pregnancy or breastfeeding?
It is not recommended to use cardide SR during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Generally, your doctor will only recommend this medication if the benefit of use outweighs the risk. Indapamide in cardide SR may reduce lactation during breastfeeding.