It is a vasodilator & diuretic related to thiazides. It reduces BP at doses which cause little or no diuresis. It molecule contains both polar sulfamoyl chlorobenzamide moiety and a lipid-soluble methylindoline moiety. It acts probably by interfering with ionic fluxes, including that of ca++ across vascular smooth muscle cells.


Hypertension etc.

Side Effects: 

G.I. upsets, fatigue, muscular cramps, debility, hypokalaemia, hyper uricaemia, reduction in glucose tolerance etc.

Dosage Forms:

Indapamide 1.5 mg SR tablets
Indapamide 2.5 mg SR tablets


Brand Names (Company Name):

Atekind  (Mankind Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd.)

Atelol (Themis Pharmaceuticals Limited )
Atemide  (Alkem Laboratories Ltd (Bergen))
Aten (Zydus Cadila Healthcare Ltd )
Coversyl  (Serdia Pharmaceuticals (India) Ltd.)
Eviper (Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd.)
Inat  (Siomond Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd)
Perigard  (Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd.)
Tenolol  (IPCA Laboratories Ltd.)
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