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Hydrochlorothiazide

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Other Names: Hydrodiuril   Oretic   Microzide   Esidrix
Hydrochlorothiazide, abbreviated HCTZ, HCT, or HZT, is a first-line diuretic drug of the thiazide class that acts by inhibiting the kidneys' ability to retain water. This reduces the volume of the blood, decreasing blood return to the heart and thus cardiac output and, by ot... Read more on Wikipedia

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Is anyone familiar with Hydrochlorothiazide? If...
...my dr. switched me from Norvasc to Hydrochlorothiazide for my HBP. ...me many side-effects. Is anyone familiar with Hydrochlorothiazide? If you take...
300mg/to avalide /which has hctz . any thoughts on such...
...sa 240mg verapamil was causing edema of legs/feet dr. change my other med. avapro 300mg/to avalide /which has hctz . any...
to my doctor and he changed my prescription to Lisinopril...
...for high BP. For the next year my glucose levels were out-of-control no matter what I did. I read in a magazine article about HCTZ affecting glucose levels. I talked to my doctor and he changed...
just switched from hydrochlorothyazide (HCTZ) to Lasix as...
...Helen - i was just switched from hydrochlorothyazide (HCTZ) to Lasix as I have kidney stones and the doc. thought the HCTZ might contribute to high uric acid which would cause...
me. I have gone from HCTZ to Lasix. Now after I have...
...HCTZ ...it will be hard to convince them. However, I am working on it. At least one of my docs listens. *******@******* Jon's note: Seven pound of extra fluid would come off in one day on torsem...
being up all night going to the bathroom since HCTZ is a...
...his lisinopril at bedtime. My son has no heart problems, no ...his plain lisinopril at bedtime then the Dr changed it to lisinopril/HCTZ and now ...avoid being up all night going to the bathr...
86, was switched from hydrochlorothiazide to lisinopril on...
...is 86, was switched from hydrochlorothiazide to lisinopril on October 6. ...tract. She got Benadryl, but as of today, October 20, although the swelling has decreased, it is not gone. Now she i...
Also HCTZ. Have kidney damage already from Aleve (no longer...
...on Lisinopril (40mg/day) for years due to BP. Also HCTZ. Have kidney damage already from Aleve (no longer taken, and damage has stabilized). Was taking moderate dosages of Aleve for arthritis (and...
86, was switched from hydrochlorothiazide to lisinopril on...
...angioedema, hctz, hydrochlorothiazide My mother, who is 86, was switched from hydrochlorothiazide to lisinopril ...but as of today, october 20, although the swelling has decreased, it is not gon...
I had to take more hydroclorothiazide (diuretic) to try and...
...to ask my new doctor if switching to Topamax is an option for me since Neurontin makes me ...had to take more hydroclorothiazide (diuretic) to try and control it. I have high blood pressure as ...
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