Tolvasca 15 mg (Tolvaptan 15 mg)
Buy Tolvasca 15 mg Online (Tolvaptan 15 mg), Tolvasca (tolvaptan) reduces the level of a hormone that regulates the balance of water and salt (sodium) in the body. High levels of this hormone can cause an imbalance that results in low sodium levels and fluid retention. Tolvasca is used to treat hyponatremia (low levels of sodium in your blood) in people with heart failure, and certain hormonal imbal.
What is Tolvaptan 15 mg?
Tolvaptan 15 mg reduces the level of a hormone that regulates the balance of water and salt (sodium) in the body. High levels of this hormone can cause an imbalance that results in low sodium levels and fluid retention. Tolvaptan is used to treat hyponatremia (low levels of sodium in your blood) in people with heart failure, and certain hormonal imbalances. Tolvaptan 15 mg improves urine flow without causing the body to lose too much sodium as you urinate. Tolvaptan may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Tolvaptan 15 mg is used to treat low levels of salt (sodium) in the blood, which can result from conditions such as heart failure and certain hormone imbalances.
How it works
Tolvaptan 15 mg is a diuretic and belongs to a class of drugs known as vasopressin receptor antagonists. It works by increasing the amount of urine you make, causing your body to get rid of extra water. This helps to slowly increase the normal levels of salt (sodium) in the blood.
You should not use Tolvaptan 15 mg if you have cirrhosis or other liver disease, if you are unable to urinate, if you are unable to tell that you are thirsty, or if you are severely dehydrated and feel like you might pass out. Also tell your doctor if you have if you have been drinking large amounts of alcohol, or if you are malnourished. You will receive your first few doses of Tolvaptan 15 mg in a hospital setting where your heart rhythm can be monitored, in case the medication causes serious side effects. Tell your caregivers at once if you have any of these signs that your hyponatremia is being reversed too quickly: problems with speech or muscle control, trouble swallowing, trouble moving your arms and legs, mood changes, and seizure (convulsions). If you stop taking Tolvaptan for any length of time, do not start taking it again at home. You will need to be in a hospital under observation any time you start or restart treatment.
How should I take Tolvaptan 15 mg?
Tolvaptan is usually given once per day. Follow all directions on your prescription label. Your doctor may occasionally change your dose to make sure you get the best results. Do not take this medicine in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended. Long-term use of Tolvaptan can damage your liver or cause death. You should not use this medicine for longer than 30 days. You will receive your first few doses of Tolvaptan in a hospital setting where your heart rhythm can be monitored, in case the medication causes serious side effects. You may take Tolvaptan with or without food. Take this medicine with a full glass (8 ounces) of water. Drink plenty of fluids during the first 24 hours of treatment with Tolvaptan 15 mg. It is best to drink something as soon as you feel thirsty, but avoid alcoholic drinks. Follow your doctor?s instructions about the type and amount of liquids you should drink while treating hyponatremia. In some cases, drinking too much liquid can be as unsafe as not drinking enough.
Call your doctor if you have ongoing vomiting or diarrhea, or if you are sweating more than usual. You can easily become dehydrated while taking this medication, which can lead to serious side effects. To be sure this medicine is helping your condition, you may need frequent blood tests. If you stop taking Tolvaptan for any length of time, do not start taking it again at home. You will need to be in a hospital under observation any time you start or restart treatment. Store at room temperature away from moisture and heat.
What are the doses instructions?
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
Avoid alcoholic drinks. Grapefruit and grapefruit juice may interact with tolvaptan and lead to unwanted side effects. Discuss the use of grapefruit products with your doctor.
What other drugs will affect Tolvaptan 15 mg?
Many drugs can interact with tolvaptan. Not all possible interactions are listed here. Tell your doctor about all your medications and any you start or stop using during treatment with Tolvaptan 15 mg, especially: cyclosporine; St. John?s wort; seizure medication?carbamazepine, phenobarbital, phenytoin; or tuberculosis medication?rifabutin, rifampin, rifapentine. This list is not complete and many other drugs can interact with tolvaptan. This includes prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. Give a list of all your medicines to any healthcare provider who treats you.
Common side effects
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Q: Is Tolvaptan 15 mg approved by FDA?
A: Tolvaptan is approved by FDA. It is also available in different countries like India, Australia, Canada.
Q: Is Tolvaptan 15 mg/ Tolvaptan a diuretic?
A: Tolvaptanis brand name of tolvaptan and it is a diuretic.
Q: Does tolvaptan work in pkd-Polycystic kidney disease?
A: Yes. Recently it is found that tolvaptan can slow the development and progression of polycystic kidney disease in animal models.