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hydrochlorothiazide

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A diuretic drug, C7H8ClN3O4S2, used in the treatment of hypertension.

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  • n. A diuretic drug, 6-chloro-3,4-dihydro-2H-1,2,4-benzothiadiazine-7-sulfonamide 1,1-dioxide, that inhibits the kidneys' ability to retain water

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  • n. a diuretic drug (trade name Microzide, Esidrix, and HydroDIURIL) used in the treatment of hypertension

Etymologies

hydro- + chloro- + thiaz(ole) + -ide.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

Examples

  • That's fine, but the drug they used was hydrochlorothiazide, which is not a heart medication, it's a diuretic.

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  • He's on about six different medications, including hydrochlorothiazide, which is to prevent kidney stones.

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  • He takes several medications including a cholesterol lowering medication, a baby aspirin; he takes hydrochlorothiazide, which is a medication to control kidney stones.

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  • For example, low dose aspirin therapy used to address heart attack prevention and water pills such as hydrochlorothiazide have also been known to trigger a gouty attack.

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  • Diuretics for hypertension such as hydrochlorothiazide, certain beta blockers such as Coreg, the arthritis medicine Celebrex and the antipsychotic drugs Risperdal (risperidone), Seroquel and Zyprexa all can raise blood sugar.

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  • Current guidelines recommend using a "thiazide" water pill, such as hydrochlorothiazide, as the initial treatment for high blood pressure.

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  • The International Cycling Union UCI said a urine sample the 30-year-old Kolobnev provided on 6 July was found to contain traces of hydrochlorothiazide.

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  • Or your doctor may suggest another drug, such as allopurinol (Zyloprim) or hydrochlorothiazide (Esidrix, Hydro-DIURIL), that prevents stones in other ways.

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  • And Serpasil and Largostil and Stelazine and Resteclin and Librax and Clonidine and Fiorinal and Inderal and Inocid and Aristocort cream and Neocortef and Zyloprim and Butazolidin and Bactra and Septra and phenylbutazone and methyldopa and allopurinol and hydrochlorothiazide.

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