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  • Thiazide Diuretic
    5 Drugs classified under this drug class


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    Disothiazide 25
    Dexcel
    RX
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    Disothiazide 25

    Thiazide Diuretic. Hydrochlorothiazide 25 mg.
    TABS: 30.
    High Blood Pressure: The initial dose is
    12.5 - 25 mg HCTZ/day. The long-term
    dose is usually 12.5 mg HCTZ/day.
    Cardiac/hepatic/renal edema: The initial
    dose is 25 mg or 50 mg HCTZ/day. The
    long-term dose is usually 25 - 100 mg
    HCTZ/day.
    Patients with impaired cardiac/liver/
    kidney function: Dose should be
    adjusted. Elderly (above 65 years old):
    Attention should be paid to possible
    restrictions to kidney function. See lit.
    Hypertens., edema.
    C/I: Hypersensitivity to HCTZ or to any of
    the medicine’s ingredients, other
    thiazides, other products which are
    based on sulfonamide; severe
    disturbances to kidney function (renal
    insufficiency with oliguria or anuria);
    glomerulonephritis; severe liver
    impairment like liver failure with
    impaired consciousness (coma and
    hepatic precoma); hypokalaemia;
    hyponatraemia; hypovolaemia;
    hypercalcaemia; high uric acid levels in
    the blood which are causing symptoms
    (patients with gout in the history); gout;
    breastfeeding. See lit.

    Kaluril
    Teva
    RX
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    Multiple ingredients
    Kaluril

    K+ Sparing Diuretic, Thiazide Diuretic. Amiloride HCl 5 mg, Hydrochlorothiazide 50 mg.
    TABS: 30. Ed: 1-2 tabs. dly. Hypertens: 1
    tab. dly. as single dose or in div. doses.
    Not to exceed 2 tabs. dly.
    Ed: ed. assoc. with congest. card. fail.
    hepat. cirrh. Hypertens: as sole ther.
    agent or to enhance effectiveness of
    other antihypertens. drugs.
    C/I: Anuria, severe progress. renal dis.,
    acute renal fail., elevated serum potass.
    levels, hypersens. to any of compon.

    Losardex Plus
    Dexcel
    RX
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    Multiple ingredients
    Losardex Plus

    Angiotensin II Antagonist, Thiazide Diuretic. Hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg, Losartan Potassium 50 mg.
    TABS.: 30. Hypertens. : The usual maint. dose: 1tab.×1/d. For pts. who do not respond adequate. to the drug, the dosage may be incr. to 2 tab.×1/d. The max. dose: 2 tab.×1/d In general, the antihypertens.
    effect is attain. within 3-4 to wks. after
    initiat. of ther. Reduction in the risk of stroke in patients with hypertension and left ventric. hypertrophy. The usual init. dose is 50mg ×1/d. If goal blood pressure is not reached with losartan 50 mg, ther. should be titrat. using a comb. of losartan and a low dose of HCTZ (12.5 mg) and, if
    needed, the dose should then be incr.
    to losartan 100 mg and HCTZ 12.5 mg
    ×1/d. If necessary, the dose should be
    incr. to losartan 100 mg and HCTZ 25
    mg ×1/d.
    Pts. with renal impair. and
    haemodialysis pts.: No init. dosage
    adjust. is necessary in pts. with moder.
    renal impair. (i.e.Cr Cl 30-50 ml/min).
    Losartan/ HCTZ are not recomm.for
    haemodialysis pts. The drug suitable
    alternative formul. in pts. who would
    otherwise be treated concom. with
    losartan 50 mg plus HCTZ 12.5 mg.
    Volume and /or sodium deplet. should
    be corrected prior to admin. of this
    drug.; See lit.
    Tmt. of hypertens., for pts. in whom
    combin. ther. is appropriate.
    Reduct. the risk of stroke in pts. with
    hypertens. and left ventric. hypertrop.
    C/I: Hypersens. to losartan,
    sulphonamide-derived substances (as
    hydrochlorothiazide). Ther. resistant
    hypokalaemia or hypercalcaemia.
    Sev. hep. impair. ; cholestasis & biliary
    obstruct. disord.
    Refractory hyponatraemia
    Symtom. hyperuricaemia/gout;
    2nd, 3rd trimmest.of preg.;
    Sev. renal impair. (i.e. CrCl <30 ml/min)
    Anuria The concom. use with aliskirencontain.
    products in pts. with diabetes
    mellitus/ renal impair. (GFR < 60 ml/
    min/1.73 m²).

    Ocsaar Plus
    MSD
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    Multiple ingredients
    Ocsaar Plus

    Angiotensin II Antagonist, Thiazide Diuretic. Hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg, Losartan Potassium 50 mg.
    TABS: 30. 1 tab dly. Max: 2 tabs dly.
    May administer with other
    antihypertens. agents.
    Hypertens. when comb. ther.
    appropriate.
    C/I: Hypersens. to compon., hypersens.
    to sulfonamide derived drugs, anuria,
    pregn., severe renal impair., intravasc.
    deplet.

    Pamid
    CTS
    RX
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    Pamid

    Thiazide Diuretic. Indapamide 2.5 mg.
    TABS: 30 x 2.5 mg. Hypertens: Initial:
    1.25 mg dly in the morn. Aft. 4 wks. if no
    response, incr. to 2.5 mg dly. Aft. further
    4 wks. may incr. to 5 mg dly. If on
    combin. ther., dose of other agent to be
    reduced by 50%. Oed: 2.5 mg dly in
    morn. Aft. 1 wk. may incr. dose to 5 mg
    dly.
    Hypertens., fluid retent.

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