Composit uses/ indication of Ditide :
Mild to moderate cases of oedema, preferred for manintenace therapy. It is sually used in combination with potassium sparing diuretres and is best in cardiac oedema, less effective in renal or hepatic oedema.
Hypertension, CHF, oedema due to CHF.mild to moderate renal and hepatic impairment
Composite side effects of Ditide :
Nausea, vomiting, fatique, urinary problems, drowsiness, electrolyte imbalance and allergic reactions.
Anaphylaxis, rash and photosensitivity. Decrease/increase in potassium level in blood. Elevated Blood Urea Nitrogen, kidney stones and kidney failure. Jaundice, liver enzyme abnormalities, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. Decreased platelet counts and anemia. Weakness, fatigue, dizziness, headache and dry mouth.