methyclothiazide

Methyclothiazide is used to treat high blood pressure and fluid retention (edema) that is caused by medical problems including heart, kidney, and liver disease or caused by using certain medications (estrogen and corticosteroids). Methyclothiazide is a type of diuretic, commonly referred to as ‘water pills’. This type of drug works by causing the kidneys to get rid of unnecessary water and salt from the body into the urine. Exactly how methyclothiazide functions to treat high blood pressure is not known. Methyclothiazide costs around $30 for 30 tablets (5mg). You can save a huge amount of money on your Methyclothiazide prescription by using our savings cards. To receive these discounts, use the Optum Perks website or app to find the biggest discounts in your local area. You can easily download the discount code or receive it by SMS, and then take it the pharmacy to buy heavily discounted Methyclothiazide.

Methyclothiazide is used to rid the body of excessive fluid retention which may be a result of one of many conditions or use of medication. It may also be used to reduce high blood pressure. Methyclothiazide is in a class of medications called thiazide diuretics ('water pills').

Consult with your doctor for specific dosing instructions for this medication for the treatment of your condition.

Methyclothiazide comes in a tablet form and should be taken by mouth. Methyclothiazide is usually taken once a day in the morning or evening. A typical dosage of methyclothiazide is 5-10 mg per day, with a max dosage of 10 mg per day.

This may not be a complete list of warnings. Consult with your doctor regarding possible risks associated with taking this medication, and refer to the warning label on your medication for more information.

Major Side Effects

If any of these side effects occur when taking methyclothiazide seek immediate medical attention:

Incidence not known: abdominal or stomach pain, back, leg, or stomach pains, black, tarry stools, bloody urine , blistering, peeling, or loosening of skin, bloating, blood in urine or stools, bleeding gums, blue lips and fingernails, blurred vision, burning, crawling, itching, numbness, chest pain, chills, clay-colored stools, cloudy urine, cold sweats, constipation, confusion, cough or hoarseness, coughing up blood, cracks in the skin, darkened urine, decrease in urine , decreased frequency or amount of urine, diarrhea, difficult, fast, or noisy breathing, difficulty swallowing, dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness , dry mouth, fast or irregular heartbeat, fever, flushed, dry skin, fruit-like breath odor, general body swelling, discomfort or illness, tiredness or weakness, headache, hives, increased blood pressure, increased hunger, increased sweating, increased thirst, increased urination, indigestion, itching, joint pain, stiffness, or swelling, loss of appetite, loss of heat from the body, lower back or side pain, muscle cramps or pain, nausea or vomiting, nosebleeds, numbness, tingling, pain, or weakness in hands or feet, pain in joints or muscles, painful or difficult urination, pains in stomach, side, or abdomen, pale skin, pinpoint red spots on skin, puffiness or swelling , swollen or painful glands, tenderness of salivary glands, thickening of bronchial secretions, tightness in chest, trembling, troubled breathing, unpleasant breath odor, unusual bleeding or bruising, unusual tiredness or weakness, unusual weight loss, vomiting of blood, weakness and heaviness of legs, weight gain, wheezing, yellow eyes or skin.

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