Definition of Chlorothiazide

1. Noun. A diuretic drug (trade name Diuril) used in the treatment of edema and hypertension.

Exact synonyms: Diuril
Generic synonyms: Antihypertensive, Antihypertensive Drug, Thiazide
Language type: Trade Name



Definition of Chlorothiazide

1. Noun. (medicine) A thiazide diuretic used in the treatment of hypertension and other conditions ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Chlorothiazide

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Medical Definition of Chlorothiazide

1. 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)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chlorothiazide

chlorosulfolipid
chlorosulfolipids
chlorosulfonated polyethylene
chlorosulfonated polyethylenes
chlorosulfonic
chlorosulfonic acid
chlorosulfonyl
chlorosulfuric
chlorosulfuric acid
chlorosulpholipid
chlorosulpholipids
chlorosulphonic
chlorothalonil
chlorothen
chlorothen citrate
chlorothiazide (current term)
chlorothiazides
chlorothionite
chlorothymol
chlorotic
chlorotic anaemia
chlorotoluene
chlorotrianisene
chlorotriazine
chlorotriazine dyes
chlorotriazines
chlorotrifluoroethylene
chlorotrifluoromethane
chlorotrimethylsilane
chlorous

Literary usage of Chlorothiazide

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1. 5th Report Of The Joint National Committee On Detection, Evaluation, And by DIANE Publishing Company (2004)
"Usual Dosage Range Frequency Mechanisms (Total mg/day)* Thiazides and related agents: Bendroflumethiazide 2.5 - 5 Benzthiazide 12.5 - 50 chlorothiazide 125 ..."

2. Code of Federal Regulations, Title 21, Food and Drugs, PT. 200-299, Revised by Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Staff (2005)
"... drug is indicated for the treatment, prevention, or diagnosis of an important manifestation of a disease or condition, eg, chlorothiazide is indicated ..."

3. Code of Federal Regulations, Title 21, Food and Drugs, PT. 500-599, Revised by Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Staff (2005)
"... chlorothiazide tablets and boluses. (a)(1) Specifications. Each tablet contains 0.25gnam of ..."

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