trichlormethiazide


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trichlormethiazide

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

trichlormethiazide

/tri·chlor·me·thi·a·zide/ (tri-klor″mĕ-thi´ah-zīd) a thiazide diuretic used in the treatment of hypertension and edema.

trichlormethiazide

[trī′klôrməthī′əzīd]
a thiazide diuretic. The prototype is hydrochlorothiazide.
indications It is prescribed in the treatment of hypertension and edema.
contraindications Anuria or known hypersensitivity to this drug, to thiazide medications, or to sulfonamide derivatives prohibits its use.
adverse effects Among the more serious adverse effects are hypokalemia, hyperglycemia, hyperuricemia, and various hypersensitivity reactions.