Indications


«Hypothiazid" is a diuretic and helps to eliminate excess fluid from the body through the action of the active components.

drug "Hypothiazid" shown in hypertension, glaucoma, kidney disease, edema of different origin.Also the medicine is used to prevent the formation of stones in the urinary tract in the predisposition to the disease.

Product: tablets of 25 and 100 mg.

Instructions for use Dosage


"hydrochlorothiazide" is selected individually.Take necessary to the minimum effective dose, which is established under the supervision of a physician. tablets should be taken after meals.

With increased pressure initial dosage "hydrochlorothiazide" of 12.5-50 mg 1 time a day.The action of the drug is 3-4 days, in order to achieve optimum results, a course of 3-4 weeks.

When edema of differen
t origin starting dosage is 25-100 mg 1 time a day.This drug is taken every day or every other day.In severe cases, the initial dose may be increased to 200 mg per day.

during premenstrual syndrome appoint 25 mg "hydrochlorothiazide" 1 times a day.The drug should be taken from the moment of occurrence of symptoms before menstruation.When glaucoma is prescribed 25 mg 1 time a day.

Pediatric Dose "hydrochlorothiazide" is defined at the rate of 1-2 mg funds for 1 kg of body weight of the child.The daily dosage for children 3-12 years - 37,5-100 1 mg once a day.

Contraindications


drug "Hypothiazid" diffi- cult contraindicated in diabetes, severe renal or hepatic insufficiency and Addison's disease.Contra-indications are also hypersensitivity to the age of 3 years.The drug should be used with caution in elderly patients and in patients with lactose intolerance. «Hypothiazid" is contraindicated in the I trimester of pregnancy.In II and III trimester of the drug is prescribed with caution.Nursing mothers when taking medication breastfeeding should be temporarily discontinued.

Side effects


When receiving "hydrochlorothiazide" there may be side effects as muscle cramps, dizziness, dry mouth, changes in mood, arrhythmias, fatigue or weakness, slowing of mental functions.

During treatment "hydrochlorothiazide" comes an increased loss of body potassium and magnesium, and after drug therapy should compensate for the lack of these elements.