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Chlorthalidone versus hydrochlorothiazide

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Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal MD

what is the difference between hydrochlorothiazide and chlorthalidone ......i am currently taking HTZ and experiencing gout pain......is one safer than the other? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Hi sir/mam..I am XXXX..age-26 years..I take chlorthalidone 12.5 mg and my bp is under control..i was thinking about starting with cholecalciferol 400IU daily as a preventive measure for osteoporosis ..My ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Taher Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sukhvinder Singh MD

Hello sir/mam..I am XXXX ..age-26 years..I take chlorthalidone 12.5 mg and telmisartan 20 mg..medicine ctd-t 12.5/20 and my bp is under control..i was thinking about starting with cholecalciferol 400IU ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sukhvinder Singh ( Cardiologist)
Dr.     Bhanu Partap MD

Taking Losartan 25mg in combination with amlodipine besylate 10mg and chlorthalidone 25mg (take one half) daily. Question is there a risk of hypotension and low blood pressure and death? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhanu Partap ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Mirjeta Guni MD

I m seeking second opinion on my treatment for high blood pressure and type two diabetes . I ve had my current doctor for 11 years. Over the past 6 years he has prescribed hydrochlorothiazide ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mirjeta Guni ( Endocrinologist)

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Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

taking potassium & chlorthalidone (?) for BP and to stave off the family history of future ... and 2 Aleve pd. So, since this fall when I was switched to the potassium & Chlorthalidone from ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matt Wachsman ( Addiction Medicine Specialist)
Dr.   Dorina Gurabardhi MD

I was prescribed chlorthalid or clorthalid for high B/P, (can t remember the spelling) by my doctor. It worked really well and fast in lowering my B/P, but is it for B/P or cholesterol? I could not find it in the drug book... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ruby MD

I am taking one tablet daily of 50 MG Chlorthalidone and one tablet of 10 MG bystolic for my hypertension. It does not lower my systolic below 160, but lowers diastolic t0 59.I am 84 years old ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ruby ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Mahboob Ur Rahman MD

with a double diuretic of chlorthalidone and Hydrochlorothiazide ...I am currently taking 25mg chlorthalidone and I was just prescribed 50 mg of spironolactone to take ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mahboob Ur Rahman ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

I am scheduled for a colonoscopy at 10:30 a.m. and they want me to take my high blood pressure medicine. I know Losartan Potassium 100MG is one but wasn t sure if I needed to take the Chlorthalidone 25 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.  Ravi Soni MD

Take plain nexito instead of nexito forte. Nexito forte contains clonazepam which is a sedative drug, so that you are feeling sleepy throughout the day. Take only nexito 10 mg. give vote of thnx.

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Dear Srihari Sir, The Hydrochlorothiazide present in your tablet may cause a fall in platelet count. Kindly consult your treating physician. Reply with thanks

Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

Welcome to HCM If there is an effect, there could be side effects! These drugs have minimal side effects... Every drug is given only when the benefits outweigh the risks Any suspicious development need attention and be...