chlorothiazide
noun Date: 1957 a thiazide diuretic C7H6ClN3O4S2 used especially in the treatment of edema and hypertension

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  • Chlorothiazide — Systematic (IUPAC) name …   Wikipedia

  • chlorothiazide — ● chlorothiazide nom masculin Sulfamide du groupe des diurétiques thiazidiques, provoquant une diurèse sodique, chlorurée, potassique, légèrement bicarbonatée …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • chlorothiazide — [klôr΄ō thī′ə zīd΄] n. [ CHLORO + THI + AZ + IDE] a synthetic drug, C7H6ClN3O4S2, used in treating hypertension, heart failure, or various edemas by removing extra salt and water through the kidneys …   English World dictionary

  • chlorothiazide — /klawr euh thuy euh zuyd , klohr /, n. Pharm. a white, crystalline, slightly water soluble powder, C7H6ClN3O4S2, used as a diuretic and in the treatment of hypertension. [1955 60; CHLORO 2 + THIAZ(OLE) + IDE] * * * …   Universalium

  • chlorothiazide — noun A thiazide diuretic used in the treatment of hypertension and other conditions …   Wiktionary

  • chlorothiazide — An orally effective diuretic inhibiting renal tubular reabsorption of sodium; used in the treatment of edema due to congestive heart failure, liver disease, pregnancy …   Medical dictionary

  • chlorothiazide — chlo·ro·thiazide …   English syllables

  • chlorothiazide — chlo•ro•thi•a•zide [[t]ˌklɔr əˈθaɪ əˌzaɪd, ˌkloʊr [/t]] n. pha a white, crystalline, slightly water soluble powder, C7H6ClN3O4S2, used as a diuretic and in treating hypertension • Etymology: 1955–60; chloro II+thiaz ( ole) + ide …   From formal English to slang

  • chlorothiazide — noun a diuretic drug (trade name Diuril) used in the treatment of edema and hypertension (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑Diuril • Usage Domain: ↑trade name (for: ↑Diuril) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • chlorothiazide sodium — [USP] the monosodium salt of chlorothiazide, having the same actions and uses as the base; administered intravenously …   Medical dictionary

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