5 mg, is therapeutically equivalent to Watson Pharmaceuticals' reference listed drug, Microzide
chlorothiazide (Diuril) hydrochlorothiazide (Esidrix, Hydrodiuril, Microzide
, Oretic ) Loop Diuretics: bumetanide (Bumex) furosemide (Lasix) torsemide (Demadex) spironolactone (Aldactone) Decreases blood pressure amiloride (Midamor) but holds onto potassium.
Diuretics (water pills) listed in the 2005 Physicians' Desk Reference include Daranide, Dyazide, Maxzide, Moduretic, Demadex, Edecrin, Furosemide, Dyrenium, Midamor, Diuril, Indapamide, Microzide
, Renese, and Zaroxolyn.
Hydrodiuril and Microzide
are single-ingredient diuretics.
a subsidiary, has been given approval by the Food and Drug Administration to begin marketing low-dose Microzide
(hydrochlorothiazide), a treatment for high blood pressure.