February 1, 2023

Hydrochlorothiazide: Side Effects, Dosage & Uses

Hi guys and welcome in this video in this video i’m gonna be so glad to share with you guys the uses of hydrochlorizide and the side effects and the overdose and a lot of information about this medicine so before starting this video can you please and kindly hit the like button below and help me by subscribe into my channel chatu encouraged me to do a lot of videos

About medicines and a lot of general advices so let’s start by uses this medication used to treat high blood pressure lowering high blood pressure helps prevent strokes heart attacks and kidney problems hydrochlorotizide belongs to a class of drugs known as duratix or water pills it works by causing you to make more urine this helps your body get rid of extra

Salt in the water this medication also reduces extra fluid in the body edema caused by conditions as a heart failure liver disease or kidney disease this can lessen symptoms such as shortness of breathe or swelling in your ankles or feet how to use hydrochlorothiazide take this medication by mouth as directed by your doctor usually once daily in the morning with

Or without food if you take this drug too close to bit time you may need to wake up to urinate it is best to take this medication at least four hours before your bedtime the dosage is based on your medical condition in response to treatment use this medication regularly to get the most benefit from it to help you remember take it at the same time each day keep

Taking this medication even if you feel well most people with high blood pressure do not feel sick if you also take certain drugs to lower your cholesterol build acid bending reasons such as cholesterol or cholesterol take heterochloritis out at least four hours before or at least four to six hours after this medication tell your doctor if your condition does not

Get better or it gets worse for example your blood pressure readings remain high or increase let’s talk now now about the side effects upset stomach dizziness or headache may occur as your body adjusts to the medication if any of these effects last or get worse tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly to reduce the risk of dizziness and light heatedness get

Up slowly when rising from a sitting or lying position remember that your doctor has accepted this medication because he or that she benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects many people using this medication do not have serious side effects tell your doctor right away if you have any serious side effects including decrease in vision eye pain this

Medication might cause dehydration in la chatrol lights ambulance tell your doctor right away if you have any symptoms of dehydration or electrolytes imbalance including extreme stress very dry mouth muscle cramps weakness slow fast irregular heart beat confusion or decreased urination a very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare however get a medical

Hope right away if you’ll notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction including rush itching swelling especially of the face tongue throat severe dizziness and trouble breathing this is not a complete list of possible side effects if you notice other effect notes listed above contact your doctor or pharmacist let’s talk now about the overdose and a lot

Of information if someone has overdosed it and has serious symptoms such as passing out or trouble breathing call 9-1-1 otherwise call a prison control center right away notes do not share this medication with others lifestyle changes that may help this medication work better include exercising stupid smoking and eating a low cholesterol low-fat diet consult

Your doctor for more details lab and or medical testers as potassium levels kidney function skin exams should be done while you are taking this medication keep all the medical in lab appointment consult your doctor for more details check your blood pressure into poles her trait regularly while taking this medication learn how to check your own blood pressure

And pores at home in charge your result with your doctor missed those if you miss a dose take it as soon as you remember if it is near the time of the next dose skip the missed dose check your next toes at the regular time do not double the dose to catch up storage store at room temperature away from light and moisture do not store in the bathroom keep all the

Medication away from children and pets do not flush medication down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company talk now about the interactions drug interactions may change how your medication work or increase your risk

For serious side effect this meat doc document does not contain all possible drug interactions keep a list of all the products you use including perception no prescription drugs and herbal product in charge with your doctor and pharmacist do not start stop or change the dosage of any medicine without your doctor’s approval some products have have ingredient

That cold rise your blood pressure or worse in your swelling tell your pharmacist to what products you are using and ask how to use them safely especially cough in cold products light eats or in else e ideas such as ibuprofen or naproxen this medication may interfere with certain lab tests such as apartheid function possibly causing false test results make

Sure a personal and audio doctor know that you are using this drug this is the video guys don’t forget to subscribe and hit the like button thank you

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Hydrochlorothiazide: Side Effects, Dosage & Uses By Health First