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Chlorfid 12.5mg Tablet

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Composition for Chlorfid 12.5mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Chlorfid 12.5mg Tablet

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₹5/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Chlorfid Tablet

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Uses of Chlorfid Tablet

Chlorfid 12.5mg Tablet is used in high blood pressure and oedema. It treats oedema (fluid overload) associated with heart, liver, kidney or lung disease.
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Chlorfid Tablet side effects

Common

Headache, Nausea, Increased blood uric acid, Decreased potassium level in blood, Glucose intolerance, Altered blood lipids.

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How to use Chlorfid Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Chlorfid 12.5mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Chlorfid Tablet works

Chlorfid 12.5mg Tablet is a thiazide diuretic. It lowers blood pressure and fluid retention in edema by removing the extra water and certain electrolytes from the body. Over time it also works by relaxing blood vessels and improving blood flow.

In Depth Information on Chlorfid Tablet

Expert advice for Chlorfid Tablet

  • Chlorfid 12.5mg Tablet helps lower blood pressure and also removes excess water from your body.
  • Take it in the morning with breakfast to avoid getting up at night to urinate.
  • May cause dizziness in the initial days of treatment.
  • Monitor your blood pressure after starting Chlorfid 12.5mg Tablet, and notify your doctor if it hasn't gone down.
  • Notify your doctor if you experience dizziness, tiredness, or muscle weakness that doesn't go away.
  • Requires routine blood tests to monitor your kidney function.
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Chlorfid Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Chlorfid Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Chlorthalidone with alcohol may have additive effects in lowering your blood pressure. You may experience headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, and/or changes in pulse or heart rate.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Chlorfid 12.5mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
Chlorfid 12.5mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Driving
Chlorfid 12.5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Chlorfid 12.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Chlorfid 12.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Chlorfid 12.5mg Tablet is not recommended in these patients.
Liver
CAUTION
Chlorfid 12.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Chlorfid 12.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Chlorfid 12.5mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Chlorfid Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Chlorfid 12.5mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Chlorfid Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Chlorthalidone

Q. What is chlorthalidone/Hydrazine 12.5?
Chlorthalidone belongs to class of medications called thiazide diuretics
Q. Is chlorthalidone/Hydrazine 12.5 a generic drug?
Yes, chlorthalidone is the generic name and hydrazine 12.5 is brand name
Q. Is chlorthalidone an ace inhibitor/potassium sparing diuretic/sulfa drug/benzodiazepine/a blood thinner?
No, chlorthalidone belongs to class of medication called as thiazide diuretics
Q. Is chlorthalidone a water pill?
Yes, it is a diuretic and also called as ‘water pill'
Q. Is chlorthalidone better than hydrochlorothiazide?
Chlorthalidone and hydrochlorothiazide belongs to same category of drugs with similar action, but their effect may vary upon individual response

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Chlorfid with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Chlorfid with Nimodipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nimodipine: Nimpod, Nimocer, Vasotop, Nimodec
Chlorfid with Nifedipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nifedipine: Calnif, Depicor, Calbloc, Calcigard, Nicardia, Nepin, Nefidipine, Cardipin, Depin, Nifelat, Nifedine, Nifidip, NF
Chlorfid with S-Amlodipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition S-Amlodipine: S-Amcard, Esam, Big Dvr
Chlorfid with Glipizide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Glipizide: Glyson, Lipi, Glynase, Glytop, Glucotrol, Glez, Diacon, Glibetic, Glyzip, Aviglip, Gluconil
Chlorfid with Insulin Lispro
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Insulin Lispro: Humalog
Chlorfid with Nateglinide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
Chlorfid with Sitagliptin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sitagliptin: Januvia, Istavel
Chlorfid with Glibenclamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Glibenclamide: D Con, Semi Daonil, Daonil, Semi-Euglucon, Aviglen, Glybovin, Gliconil, Diabetnil, Getrol, Glucosafe, Semi Codica
Chlorfid with Beclometasone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Beclometasone: Beclate
Chlorfid with Teneligliptin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Teneligliptin: Teneza, Tenepure, Eternex T, Tenuvia, Zita Plus, Tiban, Jaril, Dynaglipt, Tenglyn, Tglip, Tenepride
Chlorfid with Repaglinide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Repaglinide: Page, Repage, Eurepa, Rapilin, Repa, Novonorm
Chlorfid with Lercanidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lercanidipine: Lotensyl, Lervasc
Chlorfid with Acarbose
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Acarbose: Disorb, Gludase, AC Z, Glubose, K Carb, Glucar, Glucarb, Glucobay, Rebose, Karbocheck, Acarex, Lysibay
Chlorfid with Tolbutamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Rastinon
Chlorfid with Insulin Glulisine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Insulin Glulisine: Apidra
Chlorfid with Loteprednol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Loteprednol: Lotepred LS, Lotesol, Lotechek, Lotepred, Prednol LS, Lotenase
Chlorfid with Triamcinolone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Triamcinolone: Trilon, Stancort, Tricort, Triroid, Acort, Pericort, Comcort
Chlorfid with Benidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benidipine: Caritec
Chlorfid with Sodium Bicarbonate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Bicarbonate: Soda Bicarb Glycerin
Chlorfid with Nitrendipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nitrendipine: Cardif
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