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Is rebound edema to be expected when stopping hctz (hydrochlorothiazide)? If so, how long does it last?

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Dr. Steven Anderson
Family Medicine

In brief: Yes it's common

Depends on dose and length of use.
Usually resolves within a couple ofweeks.

In brief: Yes it's common

Depends on dose and length of use.
Usually resolves within a couple ofweeks.
Dr. Steven Anderson
Dr. Steven Anderson
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Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

In brief: No rebound

But if you have a condition causing edema that is left untreated, the swelling will come back until you get it under control.

In brief: No rebound

But if you have a condition causing edema that is left untreated, the swelling will come back until you get it under control.
Dr. Carlo Hatem
Dr. Carlo Hatem
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