methyclothiazide

methyclothiazide

/meth·y·clo·thi·a·zide/ (meth″ĭ-klo-thi´ah-zīd) a thiazide diuretic used for treatment of hypertension and edema.

methyclothiazide

[məthī′klōthī′əzīd, meth′əklōthī′əzīd]
a diuretic.
indications It is prescribed in the treatment of mild to moderate hypertension and edema.
contraindications Anemia, renal or urinary disorders, or known hypersensitivity to this drug, to other thiazide medications, or to sulfonamide derivatives prohibits its use.
adverse effects Among the more serious adverse effects are hypokalemia, hyperglycemia, hyperuricemia, hypotension, and hypersensitivity reactions.
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