Midamor is what’s called a potassium-sparring diuretic (water pill) and it’s able to stop the body from absorbing to much salt. It also keeps your potassium levels from being lowered too much.
Midamor is used in to help treat conditions such as hypokalemia (low potassium levels in the blood) with people who suffer from high blood pressure problems or congestive heart failure. In some cases this medication can be used alongside others in order to help it work better.
What are some of the possible side effects a person might experience as a result of using Midamor?
Allergic reactions-This would include hives, having a hard time breathing, swelling in the face, lips, tongue and throat.
Increased thirst, decreased urination
Heavy sweating, or hot and dry skin
Tremors, confusion, loss of consciousness
Jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes)
High potassium–tiredness, numbness or tingling, slow or unusual heart rate, muscle weakness or limp feeling; or
Low levels of sodium in the body–headache, confusion, slurred speech, severe weakness, vomiting, loss of coordination, feeling unsteady.
What are some of the more common side effects you risk by using this medication?
Loss of appetite
How is can you be sure if this medication is right for you?
There are lots of different prescription medications out there that can help you with the condition you have. The thing is you don’t know which one is going to work well for you. Different treatments will not only come with different active ingredients that make them work, but the quality of those meds will vary from brand to brand. For instance, if you purchase a medication that’s a generic it may or may not be as good as the name brand. The reason for this is because the binding ingredients in some generics cause them to not work as well.
So if you were going to go the generic route, then you would have to be sure those generics were high quality. Also, you have to know just how severe your condition is ans whether or not it warrants using a drug like Midamor at all. In some cases you might find there’s another option out there that should be used first (one that comes with a decreases possibility of side effects). If that treatment doesn’t work, then Midamor can be looked at as an option.
The main thing is you have to be able to speak to a doctor who is going to know all about medications. If this is the case, then you’ll be able to ask them questions regarding the success rate of Midamor, mainly how has it worked for other patients they’ve prescribed it to. Any credible doctor will be more than happy to tell you anything you want to know, because as your doctor it’s not only their job to make sure they help your condition, but also to reassure you any way they can.