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Dr. Gregory Moneta
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Chlorthalidone (Overview)

Chlorthalidone is a thiazide agent which is a kind of water pill or diuretic (heart failure drug, cardiovascular drug).


Dr. Gregory Moneta
40 doctors shared insights

Chlorthalidone (Overview)

Chlorthalidone is a thiazide agent which is a kind of water pill or diuretic (heart failure drug, cardiovascular drug).


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Have rashes from taking chlorthalidone?

Have rashes from taking chlorthalidone?

Change meds.: Every drug in existence causes a rash once in awhile. If you're sure that your rash is due to chlorthalidone, ask your doctor to prescribe a different diuretic, which should solve the problem. ...Read more

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Can chlorthalidone be taken alone or does it have to be used with another BP med? I take 3 iron pills, provera, (medroxyprogesterone) & chlorthalidone.Jus started

Yes: Chlorthalidone can be taken alone and is usually quite effective. Take your iron medication / supplement separate from your other medications however as it can make them less effective. ...Read more

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Best med for mild hypertension (assuming lifestyle changes not effective enough) - fewest (most benign side effects)? Thoughts on chlorthalidone?

Best med for mild hypertension (assuming lifestyle changes not effective enough) - fewest (most benign side effects)? Thoughts on chlorthalidone?

Best BP medication: You should speak to your physician about the choices of anti-hypertensive medication you can be placed for it BP control. Chlorthalidone is a diuretic that lowers bp. There are other drugs that lower your BP by different methods of action. Your physician, after examining you can make the best decision as to the type of medication you need to take and explain the side effects of each drug. ...Read more

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Take 25mg chlorthalidone daily for hbp is it safe to use anucurt twice daily for a week. Hw does anucort work for internal hemmorhoids?

Take 25mg chlorthalidone daily for hbp is it safe to use anucurt twice daily for a week. Hw does anucort work for internal hemmorhoids?

Hemmorhoids: It is a very common problem, not to worry. Can be related to either constipation or diarrhea. Hemorrhoids should be evaluated by a colo-rectal or general surgeon you will require dietary, bathroom habit modifications and sometimes office based procedures if medical management is ineffective. ...Read more

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Dr. James Dukelow
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Hygroton (Definition)

Hygroton is a thiazide agent which is a kind of water pill or diuretic (heart ...Read more