What Are You Struggling With?

Hydrochlorothiazide (HydroDiuril)

What is the Generic Name for HydroDiuril?


What is the Trade Name for Hydrochlorothiazide?


What are the Indications of Hydrochlorothiazide (HydroDiuril)?

  • Hypertension
  • CHF
  • Renal dysfunction
  • Cirrhosis
  • Glucocorticoid therapy

What are the Actions of Hydrochlorothiazide (HydroDiuril)?

Increases sodium and water excretion produces arterial dilation

What is the Therapeutic Class of Hydrochlorothiazide (HydroDiuril)?

Antihypertensives, diuretics

What is the Pharmacologic Class of Hydrochlorothiazide (HydroDiuril)?

Thiazide diuretics

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Date Published - Jun 22, 2015
Date Modified - Jun 10, 2016

Jon Haws RN

Written by Jon Haws RN

Jon Haws RN began his nursing career at a Level I Trauma ICU in DFW working as a code team nurse, charge nurse, and preceptor. Frustrated with the nursing education process, Jon started NRSNG in 2014 with a desire to provide tools and confidence to nursing students around the globe. When he's not busting out content for NRSNG, Jon enjoys spending time with his two kids and wife.