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LP16160-1hydroCHLOROthiazideActive

Descriptions

LP16160-1   hydroCHLOROthiazide
Hydrochlorothiazide (Apo-Hydro ®, Aquazide H ®, Dichlotride ®, Hydrodiuril ®, Microzide ®, Oretic ®), sometimes abbreviated HCT, HCTZ, or HZT is a popular diuretic drug that acts by inhibiting the kidney 's ability to retain water. This reduces the volume of the blood, decreasing peripheral vascular resistance. Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ for details. Source: Wikipedia, Hydrochlorothiazide (Wikipedia)

LP16160-1   hydroCHLOROthiazide
A thiazide diuretic often considered the prototypical member of this class. It reduces the reabsorption of electrolytes from the renal tubules. This results in increased excretion of water and electrolytes, including sodium, potassium, chloride, and magnesium. It has been used in the treatment of several disorders including edema, hypertension, diabetes insipidus, and hypoparathyroidism. Source: National Library of Medicine, MeSH 2006

Basic Part Properties

Name
hydroCHLOROthiazide
Type
Component
Created On
2000-05-04
Construct for LOINC Short Name
HTCZ

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Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
氢氯噻嗪
Synonyms: 双氢克尿噻;双氢氯噻嗪;双氢氯散疾;双氢氯消疾
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
hydrochloorthiazide
et-EEEstonian (Estonia)
Hüdroklorotiasiid
fr-BEFrench (Belgium)
Hydrochlorothiazide
fr-CAFrench (Canada)
Hydrochlorothiazide
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Idroclorotiazide
ru-RURussian (Russian Federation)
Гидрохлортиазид
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Hidroclorotiazida
Synonyms: Aldactizide;Esidrix;HCTZ
tr-TRTurkish (Turkey)
Hidroklorotiyazid
Synonyms: Esidrix