Description and Brand Names
Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex
US Brand Name
- Diuril Sodium
- Sodium Diuril
Chlorothiazide is used to treat fluid retention (edema) that is caused by congestive heart failure, severe liver disease (cirrhosis), kidney disease, or from treatment with a steroid or hormone medicine.
Chlorothiazide is a thiazide diuretic. It reduces the amount of water in the body by increasing the flow of urine, which helps reduce fluid retention (edema).
This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.
This product is available in the following dosage forms: