hydroflumethiazide


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hydroflumethiazide

 [hi″dro-floo″mĕ-thi´ah-zīd]
a thiazide diuretic used as an antihypertensive agent and for treatment of edema.

hydroflumethiazide

/hy·dro·flu·me·thi·a·zide/ (-floo″mĕ-thi´ah-zīd) a thiazide diuretic used for treatment of hypertension and edema.

hydroflumethiazide

[-flo̅o̅′methī′əzīd]
a diuretic.
indications It is prescribed in the treatment of mild to moderate hypertension and edema caused by congestive heart failure or protein loss in the urine (nephrotic syndrome).
contraindications Anuria or known hypersensitivity to this drug, to other thiazide medication, or to sulfonamide derivatives prohibits its use.
adverse effects Among the more serious adverse effects are blood disorders, hypotension, hypokalemia, hyperglycemia, hyperuricemia, and hypersensitivity reactions.

hydroflumethiazide

A thiazide diuretic drug. A brand name is Aldactide.