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What is maxzide (hydrocholorthiazide and triamterene)?

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Dr. David Mann
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: Maxide

It is a diuretic (water pill) which is a combination of 2 medications.
The advantage of this med is that it tends to cause low potassium (muscle cramps, etc) it is classified as a potassium sparing diuretic.

In brief: Maxide

It is a diuretic (water pill) which is a combination of 2 medications.
The advantage of this med is that it tends to cause low potassium (muscle cramps, etc) it is classified as a potassium sparing diuretic.
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