|Therap.Cat :||Hydrochlorothiazide is a thiazide diuretic often considered the prototypical member of this class. It reduces the reabsorption of electrolytes from the renal tubules.|
Hydrochlorothiazide is a Thiazide Diuretic. The physiologic effect of hydrochlorothiazide is by means of Increased Diuresis.
Other uses include diabetes insipidus, renal tubular acidosis, and to decrease the risk of kidney stones in those with high calcium level in the urine