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chlorothiazide

 [klor″o-thi´ah-zīd]
a thiazide diuretic used in treatment of edema, such as in congestive heart failure or liver disease, as well as of hypertension. Possible side effects include potassium depletion and other electrolyte imbalances; occasionally bone marrow depression with lowering of platelet and leukocyte counts, agranulocytosis, and aplastic anemia may occur.
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chlor·o·thi·a·zide

(klōr'ō-thī'ă-zīd),
An orally effective diuretic inhibiting renal tubular reabsorption of sodium; used to treat edema due to congestive heart failure, liver disease, pregnancy, premenstrual tension, and drugs, and as adjunct drugs to manage hypertension.
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chlorothiazide

(klôr′ə-thī′ə-zīd′)
n.
A thiazide diuretic, used also in its sulfate form to treat hypertension, congestive heart failure, and edema.
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chlor·o·thi·a·zide

(klōr'ō-thī'ă-zīd)
An orally effective diuretic inhibiting renal tubular reabsorption of sodium; used to treat edema due to congestive heart failure, liver disease, pregnancy, premenstrual tension, and drugs, and as adjunct drug to manage hypertension.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

chlor·o·thi·a·zide

(klōr'ō-thī'ă-zīd)
An orally effective diuretic used to treat edema.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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