Microzide

Generic Name: Microzide

What is Microzide?

What should I avoid while taking hydrochlorothiazide Microzide. Tell your doctor if you regularly use other medicines that make you light-headed such as cold medicine, pain medication, muscle relaxers, and medicine for seizures, depression or anxiety. They can add to the side effects of hydrochlorothiazide. This list is not complete and other drugs may interact with hydrochlorothiazide.

Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.

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The serum concentration of Hydrochlorothiazide can be increased when it is combined with Tolterodine. The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Torasemide is combined with Hydrochlorothiazide. The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Tramadol is combined with Hydrochlorothiazide.

The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Trandolapril is combined with Hydrochlorothiazide. The therapeutic efficacy of Hydrochlorothiazide can be decreased when used in combination with Tranilast.

The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Hydrochlorothiazide is combined with Tretinoin. The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Triamterene is combined with Hydrochlorothiazide. The serum concentration of Hydrochlorothiazide can be increased when it is combined with Trihexyphenidyl. The serum concentration of Hydrochlorothiazide can be increased when it is combined with Trimethaphan.

The therapeutic efficacy of Troglitazone can be decreased when used in combination with Hydrochlorothiazide. The serum concentration of Hydrochlorothiazide can be increased when it is combined with Tropicamide. The serum concentration of Hydrochlorothiazide can be increased when it is combined with Tubocurarine.

The serum concentration of Hydrochlorothiazide can be increased when it is combined with Umeclidinium.

How should I take Microzide?

The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Hydrochlorothiazide is combined with Streptokinase. The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Sufentanil is combined with Hydrochlorothiazide. The therapeutic efficacy of Hydrochlorothiazide can be decreased when used in combination with Sulfasalazine. The therapeutic efficacy of Hydrochlorothiazide can be decreased when used in combination with Sulindac. The therapeutic efficacy of Sulodexide can be decreased when used in combination with Hydrochlorothiazide.

The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Hydrochlorothiazide is combined with Sulpiride.

What should I avoid while taking Microzide?

The therapeutic efficacy of Aicar can be decreased when used in combination with Hydrochlorothiazide. The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Aldesleukin is combined with Hydrochlorothiazide. The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Alfentanil is combined with Hydrochlorothiazide.

The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Hydrochlorothiazide is combined with Aliskiren. The risk of a hypersensitivity reaction to Allopurinol is increased when it is combined with Hydrochlorothiazide.

The therapeutic efficacy of Alogliptin can be decreased when used in combination with Hydrochlorothiazide.

Microzide side effects

Most patients get started on multiple new medications and will continue some or all of their chronic medications. Alteration in pharmacotherapy is the most common medical intervention in hospitalized patients. Medication errors and side effects are unfortunately not uncommon and can potentially result in morbidity and rarely mortality.

Even when mild, they increase patient dissatisfaction and prolong length of stay. Furthermore, they are associated with significantly increased health care cost and not infrequently result in lawsuits.

Common Microzide ide effects may include:

  • A: Hydrochlorothiazide Microzide, HydroDIURILcommonly referred to as HCTZ, is classified as a thiazide diuretic water pill which helps prevent the body from absorbing an excess amount of salt, which causes fluid retention.

  • Hydrochlorothiazide treats edema fluid retention in people with congestive heart failure, cirrhosis of the liver, or kidney disorders, or edema caused by taking steroids or estrogen.

  • The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Minoxidil is combined with Hydrochlorothiazide.

  • Some reports may have incomplete information.

Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects. Tell your doctor right away if you have any serious side effects, including: decrease in vision, eye pain. A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. This is not a complete list of possible side effects.

Where can I get more information?

  • A prescription for this medication is refillable.

  • If you are being treated for high blood pressure, keep using this medication even if you feel fine.