What is Amiloride-Hydrochlorothiazide?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Moduretic Amilzide Adco-Retic Show all

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Amiloride and hydrochlorothiazide is combination diuretic formulation that is used as a potassium-sparing diuretic and an antihypertensive agent.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
High blood pressure (hypertension) 4 4
Diabetes insipidus 1 0
Edema (fluid retention) 1 0
Fluid retention in lower extremities 1 0
Liddle's syndrome 1 0
Multiple sclerosis 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
1
Mild
1
None
2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Amiloride-Hydrochlorothiazide

Side effect Patients
Chronic diarrhea 1
Frequent urination 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Amiloride-Hydrochlorothiazide

Dosage Patients
5-50 mg daily 1
50 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Amiloride-Hydrochlorothiazide

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Doctor's advice 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Amiloride-Hydrochlorothiazide

Duration

Currently taking Amiloride-Hydrochlorothiazide

Duration Patients
10 years or more 2

Stopped taking Amiloride-Hydrochlorothiazide

Duration Patients
10 years or more 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 4
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 4
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 3
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Amiloride-Hydrochlorothiazide.