thiazide

Definitions:

  • Any of a group of drugs that block reabsorption of sodium in the distal tubules of the kidneys, used as diuretics primarily in the treatment of hypertension.
  • Any of a class of <xref>diuretic</xref> <xref>drugs</xref> based on a benzothiadiazine sulfonamide dioxide
  • any of a group of drugs commonly used as diuretics in the treatment of hypertension; they block the reabsorption of sodium in the kidneys
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