Introduction to Catapres-Diu Tablet

It is a combination medication. It is prescribed to lower high blood pressure, reducing the risk of heart attack, stroke, and kidney problems.

This tablet relaxes blood vessels, making it easier for blood to flow through the body. It also eliminates excess water and certain electrolytes from the body, further lowering blood pressure.

Consult to your doctor before taking this drug.

How Catapres-Diu Tablet Works?

Catapres-Diu Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Clonidine and chlorthalidone which lower blood pressure effectively. Clonidine is an alpha-2 agonist. It works by relaxing blood vessels which makes the heart more efficient at pumping blood throughout the body. Chlorthalidone is a diuretic which lowers blood pressure by removing extra water and certain electrolytes from the body. Over time it also relaxes blood vessels and improves blood flow.

How To Use Catapres-Diu Tablet

  • Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Catapres-Diu Tablet is to be taken with food.

Benefits Of Catapres-Diu Tablet

  • Lowers blood pressure, reducing the risk of heart attack, stroke, and kidney problems.
  • While you may not feel an immediate benefit, it works over time to keep you healthy.

Side Effects Of Catapres-Diu Tablet

  • Dryness in mouth
  • Sedation
  • Decreased potassium level in blood
  • Increased uric acid level in blood
  • Increased blood lipid level
  • Glucose intolerance
  • Electrolyte imbalance
  • Slow heart rate
  • Sexual dysfunction

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Safety Advice For Catapres-Diu Tablet

check for risk indication explain below.

  • High risk
  • Moderate risk
  • Safe

Alcohol

Avoid alcohol while taking this drug.

Pregnancy

Consult your doctor, as it may have potential risks.

Breastfeeding

Use with caution during breastfeeding; consult your doctor.

Driving

May temporarily affect vision; do not drive until your vision is clear.

Kidney

Use with caution in kidney disease; dose adjustment may be needed.

Liver

Use with caution in liver disease; consult your doctor, and avoid in severe liver disease.

Alcohol

Avoid alcohol while taking this drug.

Pregnancy

Consult your doctor, as it may have potential risks.

Breastfeeding

Use with caution during breastfeeding; consult your doctor.

Driving

May temporarily affect vision; do not drive until your vision is clear.

Kidney

Use with caution in kidney disease; dose adjustment may be needed.

Liver

Use with caution in liver disease; consult your doctor, and avoid in severe liver disease.