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A thiazide diuretic, used also in its sulfate form to treat hypertension, congestive heart failure, and edema.


(Pharmacology) a diuretic drug administered orally in the treatment of chronic heart and kidney disease and hypertension. Formula: C7H6ClN3O4S2
[C20: from chloro- + thi(o-) + (di)az(ine + diox)ide]


(ˌklɔr əˈθaɪ əˌzaɪd, ˌkloʊr-)

a white, crystalline, slightly water-soluble powder, C7H6ClN3O4S2, used as a diuretic and in treating hypertension.
[1955–60; chloro-2 + thiaz (ole) + -ide]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chlorothiazide - a diuretic drug (trade name Diuril) used in the treatment of edema and hypertension
antihypertensive, antihypertensive drug - a drug that reduces high blood pressure
thiazide - any of a group of drugs commonly used as diuretics in the treatment of hypertension; they block the reabsorption of sodium in the kidneys
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They lower blood pressure more effectively than do the thiazide diuretics, such as chlorothiazide and hydrochlorothiazide.
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Thiazide diuretics, such as chlorothiazide (Diuril) and hydrochlorothiazide (Microzide)
Examples include chlorothiazide (Diuril[R]), furosemide (Lasix[R]), and spironolactone (Aldactone[R]).
Thiazide diuretics, such as chlorthalidone (Thalitone[R]) and chlorothiazide (Diuril[R]), are not recommended if semm creatinine is higher than 2.
Sagent Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: SGNT), a company that provides a portfolio of injectable products, has introduced Chlorothiazide Sodium for Injection, USP, a diuretic/antihypertensive agent, in a 500 mg preservative-free, single-dose vial, it was reported yesterday.
An analytical method was validated by reverse phase high performance liquid chromatography to simultaneously quantify propranolol hydrochloride and hydrochlorothiazide in solid dosage formulations, in addition to verifying the presence of chlorothiazide as impurity of the synthesis.
If the urine color changes, notice if you are doing something different, such as drinking more caffeinated beverages or taking a diuretic medicine or water pill, such as furosemide (Lasix[R]) or chlorothiazide sodium (Diuril[R]).
Effects of chlorothiazide and amipramizide (MK 870) on the renal excretion of calcium, phosphate and magnesium.
If you're over age 65 and have recently been prescribed a thiazide diuretic, such as chlorothiazide (Diuril) or metolazone (Zaroxolyn), you may be at risk for adverse metabolic events, according to a study in the June 2014 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.
The comparative effectiveness of hydro chlorothiazide and chlorthalidone in an observational cohort of veterans.
Mechanism of calcium transport stimulation by chlorothiazide in mouse distal collecting tubule cells.