Triamterene, Hydrochlorothiazide Oral Capsule 37.5-25Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Triamterene, Hydrochlorothiazide: Oral capsule (37.5-25mg)

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Triamterene/HCTZ 37.5-25mg Cap
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: MYLAN 2537 MYLAN 2537 
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Triamterene/HCTZ 37.5-25mg Cap
Lannett Co Inc
Pill Identification: LOGO LANNETT 1632 
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Triamterene/HCTZ 37.5-25mg Cap
Sandoz Inc
Pill Identification: GG 606 
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Triamterene/HCTZ 37.5-25mg Cap
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: MYLAN 2537 MYLAN 2537 

What is this Medicine?

HYDROCHLOROTHIAZIDE; TRIAMTERENE (hye droe klor oh THYE a zide; trye AM ter een) is a diuretic. It helps you make more urine and lose the extra water from your body. This medicine is used to treat high blood pressure and edema or swelling from excess water.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Dyazide: Oral capsule (37.5-25mg)
CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Triamterene, Hydrochlorothiazide: Oral capsule(37.5-25mg)
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Triamterene/Hydrochlorothiazide 37.5mg-25mg Capsule

NDC: 003782537
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Edema, Hypertension

Storage Information
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Protect from light
Triamterene/Hydrochlorothiazide 37.5mg-25mg Capsule
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Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: MYLAN 2537 MYLAN 2537 
Shape: capsule
Color: green,yellow

Reported Side Effects for Triamterene/Hydrochlorothiazide 37.5mg-25mg Capsule

Increased Blood Sugar Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Gout Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Uric Acid Level Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Potassium Level Incidence:
0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Potassium Levels Incidence:
0.2-0.3%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Triamterene/Hydrochlorothiazide 37.5mg-25mg Capsule

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Triamterene/Hydrochlorothiazide 37.5mg-25mg Capsule(Hydrochlorothiazide)
Alcohol and Antihypertensives(Hydrochlorothiazide)
Although an interaction is possible, Ethanol (alchohol) and Antihypertensive Agents (drugs used to reduce high blood pressure) may be used together. Ethanol or alchohol-containing beverages may increase the effects of Antihypertensive Agents on your blood pressure. If the blood pressure drops too low while taking Ethanol and Antihypertensive Agents, you may become dizzy or feel faint. To limit this interaction, avoid alcohol-containing beverages while taking medicines to lower your blood pressure. Do not stand or sit up too quickly. Contact your prescriber if you have dizziness which does not go away.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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