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HYDROCHLOROTHIAZIDE

 Dictionary entry overview: What does hydrochlorothiazide mean? 

HYDROCHLOROTHIAZIDE (noun)
  The noun HYDROCHLOROTHIAZIDE has 1 sense:

1. a diuretic drug (trade name Esidrix and HydroDIURIL) used in the treatment of hypertension

  Familiarity information: HYDROCHLOROTHIAZIDE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


HYDROCHLOROTHIAZIDE (noun)


Sense 1hydrochlorothiazide [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A diuretic drug (trade name Esidrix and HydroDIURIL) used in the treatment of hypertension

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

Esidrix; hydrochlorothiazide; HydroDIURIL

Hypernyms ("hydrochlorothiazide" is a kind of...):

thiazide (any of a group of drugs commonly used as diuretics in the treatment of hypertension; they block the reabsorption of sodium in the kidneys)

Holonyms ("hydrochlorothiazide" is a substance of...):

Maxzide (trade name for an antihypertensive drug containing hydrochlorothiazide and another diuretic)


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