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What is Aqua Ban
Many women experience water retention days before their monthly periods. This happens even without their notice. They normally talk of discomforts like bloating with no understanding of the underlying medical condition. Aquaban Diuretic Tablets are medically fit to treat this Premenstrual Syndrome as it contains ammonium chloride and caffeine as active ingredients that help the body to get rid of excess water.
What Dose Should I Choose?
For women suffering from premenstrual water retention, this medicine should be taken in strict adherence to the patient's leaflet descriptions or as advised by the doctor or pharmacist. The recommended dose is as follows;
- Take 2 Aquaban tablets 3 times in a day
- Tablets are to be swallowed with a sip of water after meals.
- Take Aquaban tablets for 4 or 5 days before your periods. Note the tablets should not be taken for more than 5 days.
- It is advisable to stop using the tablets once the periods start
- Tablets are not recommended for children under the age of 12 years
- In case you take more aquaban than the prescribed dosage (Overdose), seek medical advice immediately
- In case you skipped to take your tablets, do not double up your dose to compensate for the forgotten dose.
How Should I Take Aquaban Diuretic Tablets?
Follow these doctor's/pharmacist's instruction while taking the tablets
Aquaban Diuretic Tablets are taken orally alongside a glass of water. Take only 2 tablets, 3 times a day for 5 days translating into a dose of 30 tablets.
How Aquaban Diuretic Tablets work
Aquaban tablets have two diuretics; ammonium chloride and caffeine. These two active ingredients help you get rid of the excess water which can accumulate in your body before experiencing the periods. Apart from relieving you from the premenstrual bloat, Aquaban reduces puffiness and tenderness that are likely to affect women with water retention issues.
For How Long Do I Take Aquaban Diuretic Tablets Before I Notice a Difference?
It is medically disastrous if you decide to take the tabs against the doctor's or pharmacist's prescription. The right dose consists of 30 tablets. If you follow the instructions strictly, all discomforts treated by this medication should be gone by the 5th day. If you have not felt well after the full dose, get in touch with your doctor or pharmacist.
How Effective are Aquaban Diuretic Tablets?
Water retention happens when one's body, for one or many reasons, fails to pass out enough fluid through the common natural processes like sweating or visiting the loo. Symptoms mainly include swollen hands, abdomen, or ankles.
These symptoms constitute what is largely referred to as the Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS). They can be emotional or physical. They mainly occur during the luteal phase of a woman's menstrual cycle. During this stage, the probability of women to experience water retention is quite high owing to the changes in hormonal levels. Though symptoms may vary from across women, treatment, especially water retention in thighs, abdomen, ankles, fingers, and breasts, is by taking the rightful dose of Aquaban Diuretic Tablets.
Medical researchers have confirmed that women suffering from PMS tend to have a malfunction in the hormonal production processes during the menstrual cycle. Different women were found to be deficient in progesterone, while others had more estrogen levels than the normally expected.
Aquaban is medically effective in relieving water retention associated explicitly with monthly periods, and it is supposed to be used days before your period. It aids your body in flushing out the excess water stored before experiencing the periods. This helps to relieve bloating hence feeling more comfortable.
Can I Buy Aquaban Diuretic Tablets Online?
Absolutely yes, Aquaban Diuretic tablets are readily available at the comfort of your home. Within a few clicks on your device, you can easily purchase your prescribed dose at Click Pharmacy.
There are many and incredibly easy ways to go about it. You can choose to book an appointment with your GP for advice on the rightful dosage for you. Besides, you have the option of booking an appointment with one of the Click Pharmacy prescribers for medical consultation and supply of the prescription for the ideal Aquaban tablets.
If you manage to place an order earlier enough, before 3 PM, your order will arrive at your specified address the next working day, of course in our discreet packaging.
What are the Side Effects of Aquaban Diuretic Tablets?
For any medicine, chances of side effects are highly likely. Some people may experience mild, while others may have very extreme side effects. For Aquaban tablets, some of the side effects include
- Indications of allergic reactions. For example; rashes, hives, swollen skin, blistered skin or peeling off of the skin
- tightness in the chest or throat
- Trouble breathing, Unusual hoarseness
- Swelling of mouth, face, lips or tongue
- The colour of urine may change from golden colour
- Stomach cramps
- Stomach pains
If you experience any of these side effects after taking Aquaban Tablets, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
When Shouldn't I Take Aquaban Diuretic Tablets?
As with other medicines, aquaban has a range of restrictions, given its effects to the normal body functionalities.
Aquaban should, therefore, not be taken by children who are under the age of 12 years. It should be kept out of reach and sight to avoid undesired medical effects. Likewise, Aquaban tablets should not be taken by pregnant and breastfeeding mothers.
Patients who exhibit or have a history of peptic ulcer diseases or anxiety/insomnia disorders are medically prohibited from using products that contain caffeine or pamabrom.
Individuals with renal (kidney problems) or hepatic impairments are contraindicated as the use of ammonium chloride is concerned.
What is the Difference between Aquaban Diuretic Tablets and Analgesics (Acetaminophen or NSAIDs?)/ Pyridoxine (Vitamin B6)
Medical experts also propose the use of Analgesics, which they have argued are effective in the reduction of Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS). Analgesics help to reduce physical symptoms like cramps, headache, and general bodily pain before periods.
Nonetheless, unlike Aquaban, which is supposed to be taken for utmost 5 days preceding the menstrual day, analgesics should be taken 1 week before and the first few days of the menses. Like with the latter, a medic should be consulted for the best prescription and advice on how to navigate the side effects.
Vitamin B6 is also used in the treatment of PMS symptoms like fatigue, irritability or bloating. The recommended doses, however, should not exceed 100 mg per day lest you make your system vulnerable to neuropathy.
As an effective medication for PMS, Aquaban contains the following active substances per tablet.
- Ammonium Chloride – 325 mg
- Caffeine- 100 mg
Other ingredients include;
Core: Microcrystalline Cellulose, Magnesium Stearate and Povidone
Coating: Benzoic Acid, Iron Oxide, Hypromellose, Colloidal Anhydrous Silica, Methacrylic Acid Copolymer, FD &C Blue #2, Sodium Lauryl Sulphate, Simethicone, Stearate Emuslfiers, Sorbic Acid, Talc, Thickeners, Titanium Dioxide and Triethyl Citrate.
What are Aqua Ban Tablets Eliminates Excess Water used for?
Aqua Ban Tablets Eliminates Excess Water are used to provide relief from bloating which is caused by water retention. A few days before a period, females often experience bloating due to water retention in the body.
How should I store Aqua Ban Tablets Eliminates Excess Water?
You should store Aqua Ban Tablets Eliminates Excess Water in a cool dry place, out of reach from children, and at room temperature. These tablets should not be exposed to extreme temperatures or direct sunlight.
Can I use other medicines while using Aqua Ban Tablets Eliminates Excess Water?
Although it is often safe to combine different medicines with Aqua Ban Tablets Eliminates Excess Water, it is advised to consult with a doctor or pharmacist before doing so. This is to ensure the products do not interfere with one another and cause unwanted side effects.
Like all medicines, after using Aqua Ban Tablets Eliminates Excess Water you are likely to experience a number of side effects. Possible side effects include the following:
- Stomach pains
- Abdominal pains
If any of these side effects worsen, you should stop using Aqua Ban Tablets Eliminates Excess Water immediately and seek medical advice as soon as possible.
When using Aquaban Diuretic Tablets or any other medicine, It is medically advisable to always read through the patient leaflet information before starting with your treatment journey. The patient information can be found here