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

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Triamterene/HCTZ 37.5-25mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Pill Identification: TH 1  |  MYLAN
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Triamterene/HCTZ 37.5-25mg Tab
Sandoz Inc. a Novartis Company
Pill Identification: GG 165 
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Triamterene/HCTZ 37.5-25mg Tab
Apotex Corp
Pill Identification: APO  |  37.5 25
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Triamterene/HCTZ 37.5-25mg Tab
Apotex Corp
Pill Identification: APO  |  37.5 25
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Triamterene/HCTZ 37.5-25mg Tab
Actavis US
Pill Identification: WATSON 424 

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.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Triamterene, Hydrochlorothiazide: Oral tablet(37.5-25mg)
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*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Triamterene/Hydrochlorothiazide 37.5mg-25mg Tablet

NDC: 003781352
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Edema, Hypertension

Storage Information
Protect from light
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Triamterene/Hydrochlorothiazide 37.5mg-25mg Tablet
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Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Pill Identification: TH 1  |  MYLAN
Shape: round
Color: green

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

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 Tablet

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 Tablet(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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