Diuril Oral Tablet 250Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Diuril: Oral tablet (250mg)

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Chlorothiazide 250mg Tab
Mylan Institutional LLC
Pill Identification: M 50 
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Diuril 250mg Tab
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., a Subsidiary of Merck & Co., Inc.
Pill Identification: DIURIL  |  MSD 214
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Chlorothiazide 250mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Pill Identification: M 50 

What is this Medicine?

CHLOROTHIAZIDE (klor oh THYE a zide) is a diuretic. It increases the amount of urine passed, which causes the body to lose salt and water. This medicine is used to treat high blood pressure. It is also reduces the swelling and water retention caused by various medical conditions, such as heart, liver, or kidney disease.

In-Depth Information

Diuril 250mg Tablet

NDC: 000060214
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





Diuril 250mg Tablet
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Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., a Subsidiary of Merck & Co., Inc.
Pill Identification: DIURIL  |  MSD 214
Shape: round
Color: white
Daily Life Interactions for Diuril 250mg 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 Diuril 250mg Tablet(Chlorothiazide)
Alcohol and Thiazide diuretics(Chlorothiazide)
It is best to limit your intake of alcohol while taking this drug. Alcohol can increase the risk for low blood pressure and dizziness. If the blood pressure drops too low, you may feel dizzy or faint, in some cases falls or fainting may occur. Do not drive or operate machinery, or perform other hazardous tasks if you have been taking alcohol with this drug.
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

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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