Aldactazide

Aldactazide

 [al-dak´tah-zīd]
trademark for a preparation of spironolactone and hydrochlorothiazide, a diuretic.
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Aldactazide

A combination of spironolactone (an aldosterone antagonist) and hydrochlorothiazide (a diuretic and antihypertensive) used to manage essential hypertension and fluid retention/heart failure, cirrhosis and oedema/ascites, and nephrotic syndrome.
 
Adverse effects
Hypotension (including orthostatic), pancreatitis, jaundice, aplastic anaemia, agranulocytosis, leukopenia, haemolytic anaemia, thrombocytopenia, hypersensitivity, and electrolyte imbalance.
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References in periodicals archive ?
Some of these combinations are Dyazide, Moduretic, Maxzide or Aldactazide.
Spirinolactone (Aldactone, Aldactazide) is used for physiologic purposes (as a neurohormonal regulator) and is not used for blood pressure control.