Torasemide is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension), swelling of lung and excessive accumulation of water in the body (edema) due to liver or kidney diseases and from heart failure.
Torasemide belongs to a category of drugs called diuretics. It promotes the excretion of water and salts through the urine. This reduces water accumulation and blood volume and helps lower the elevated blood pressure and swelling over the body.
Vomiting, Nausea, Frequent urge to urinate, Diarrhoea, Abdominal pain, Abnormal liver function tests, Chest pain, Constipation, Dry mouth, Increased thirst, Dizziness, Headache, Hearing loss, Decreased sodium level in blood, Ringing in ear, Weight loss, Vomiting of blood