hydrochlorothiazide


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hy·dro·chlo·ro·thi·a·zide

 (hī′drə-klôr′ə-thī′ə-zīd′)
n.
A diuretic drug, C7H8ClN3O4S2, used in the treatment of hypertension.

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Noun1.hydrochlorothiazide - a diuretic drug (trade name Microzide, Esidrix, and HydroDIURIL) used in the treatment of hypertension
Maxzide - trade name for an antihypertensive drug containing hydrochlorothiazide and another diuretic
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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hydrochlorothiazide

n hidroclorotiazida
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ANI Pharmaceuticals Inc (Nasdaq: ANIP), an integrated specialty pharmaceutical company developing, manufacturing, and marketing branded and generic prescription pharmaceuticals, yesterday announced the launch of Candesartan Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets, 16mg/12.5mg, 32mg/12.5mg and 32mg/25mg, an authorized generic of Atacand HCT.
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Using spironolactone instead of hydrochlorothiazide could have life-threatening consequences for some patients, Accord said.
At 5 h duration, the standard group receiving furosemide and the test Group 4 receiving hydrochlorothiazide with misoprostol have shown a significant increase in the total urine output when compared with the control group.
The product was tested by both Johnson and the RFU for hydrochlorothiazide, which was not listed in the product's ingredients, and on both occasions it returned a positive result.
The common, long-term use of hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ) for treatment of hypertension, combined with its known photosensitizing effects, makes it a potential candidate for increasing the risk of squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) and other skin cancers.
This nationwide, case-matched control study examined patients' cumulative hydrochlorothiazide use between 1995 and 2012 and found a clear dose-response patterns for both basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and squamous cell carcinoma (SCC), with a more than sevenfold increased risk of SCC for a cumulative use of greater than or equal to 200,000 mg of hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ).
In our study, the drugs used most frequently were perindopril (perin), nitrendipine (nitre), amlodipine (amlo), telmisartan (telmi), hydrochlorothiazide (hydro), rilmenidine, and nebivolol, which corresponds to the recommendations mentioned above.
The committee heard and rejected an appeal from the handler concerning five positive samples for meloxicam and hydrochlorothiazide taken from his runners during the Irish Derby that year.