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n. - Any of a group of drugs commonly used as diuretics in the treatment of hypertension.

Usage examples (28)
  • This also can occur in people taking medications called thiazide diuretics, which are used to treat
  • Current guidelines recommend using a "thiazide" water pill, such as hydrochlorothiazide, as the initial treatment for high blood pressure.
  • Correction of thiazide-induced hypomagnesemia by potassium-magnesium citrate from review of prior trials.
  • - Moderate or severe arterial hypertension when thiazide diuretics or beta-blockers on their own are ineffective for more
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