chlorothiazidemedical dictionary

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A thiazide diuretic with actions and uses similar to those of hydrochlorothiazide.

Pharmacological action: antihypertensive agents, diuretics, thiazide.

Chemical name: 2H-1,2,4-Benzothiadiazine-7-sulfonamide, 6-chloro-, 1,1-dioxide

(12 Dec 1998)