Diuril

Active Ingredient(s): Chlorothiazide
FDA Approved: * September 4, 1958
Pharm Company: * OVATION PHARMS
Category: Diuretic

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Diuril Overview

Chlorothiazide, sold under the brand name Diuril among others, is an organic compound used as a diuretic and as an antihypertensive.[1] It is used both within the hospital setting or for personal use to manage excess fluid associated with congestive heart failure. Most often taken in pill form, it is usually taken orally once or twice a day. In the ICU setting, chlorothiazide is given to diurese a patient in addition to furosemide (Lasix). Working in a separate mechanism tha...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Chlorothiazide
  • Injection: 0.5g, 500mg, 500mg/vial
  • Suspension: 250mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 250mg, 500mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Diuril: (1 result)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 65649-311 Diuril 250 mg/5ml Oral Suspension by Salix Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Chlorothiazide or a similar ingredient: (65 results)




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