Diuril Coupon - Diuril 250mg/5ml oral suspension


CHLOROTHIAZIDE is a diuretic. It increases the amount of urine passed, which causes the body to lose salt and water. This medicine is used to treat high blood pressure. It is also reduces the swelling and water retention caused by various medical conditions, such as heart, liver, or kidney disease. Compare thiazide diuretics.
Diuril Coupon - Diuril 250mg/5ml oral suspension

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Diuril Side Effects

What should I watch for?

Visit your doctor or health care professional for regular checks on your progress. Check your blood pressure as directed. Ask your doctor or health care professional what your blood pressure should be and when you should contact him or her.

You may need to be on a special diet while taking this medicine. Ask your doctor.

Check with your doctor or health care professional if you get an attack of severe diarrhea, nausea and vomiting, or if you sweat a lot. The loss of too much body fluid can make it dangerous for you to take this medicine.

You may get drowsy or dizzy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs mental alertness until you know how this medicine affects you. Do not stand or sit up quickly, especially if you are an older patient. This reduces the risk of dizzy or fainting spells. Alcohol may interfere with the effect of this medicine. Avoid alcoholic drinks.

This medicine may affect your blood sugar level. If you have diabetes, check with your doctor or health care professional before changing the dose of your diabetic medicine.

This medicine can make you more sensitive to the sun. Keep out of the sun. If you cannot avoid being in the sun, wear protective clothing and use sunscreen. Do not use sun lamps or tanning beds/booths.


Interactions with Medications

Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

Incidence not known

Abdominal or stomach pain

back, leg, or stomach pains

black, tarry stools

bleeding gums

blistering, peeling, or loosening of skin


blood in urine or stools

bloody urine

blue lips and fingernails

blurred vision

burning, crawling, itching, numbness, prickling, "pins and needles", or tingling feelings

chest pain


clay-colored stools

cloudy urine

cold sweats



cough or hoarseness

coughing that sometimes produces a pink frothy sputum

coughing up blood

cracks in the skin

darkened urine

decrease in urine output or decrease in urine-concentrating ability

decreased frequency or amount of urine


difficult, fast, or noisy breathing, sometimes with wheezing

difficulty swallowing

dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up from a lying or sitting position suddenly

dry mouth

fast or irregular heartbeat


flushed, dry skin

fruit-like breath odor

general body swelling

general feeling of discomfort or illness

general feeling of tiredness or weakness

greatly decreased frequency of urination or amount of urine



increased blood pressure

increased hunger

increased sweating

increased thirst

increased urination



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


numbness, tingling, pain, or weakness in hands or feet

pain in joints or muscles

painful or difficult urination

pains in stomach, side, or abdomen, possibly radiating to the back

pale skin

pinpoint red spots on skin

puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue


red, irritated eyes

red skin lesions, often with a purple center

red, swollen skin

redness, soreness, or itching skin

scaly skin


shortness of breath

sore throat

sores, ulcers, or white spots on lips or in mouth

sores, welting, or blisters

sugar in the urine

swelling of face, fingers, legs, ankles, feet, or lower legs

swollen or painful glands

tenderness of salivary glands

thickening of bronchial secretions

tightness in chest


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


yellow eyes or skin

Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

Incidence not known


decreased interest in sexual intercourse

difficulty having a bowel movement (stool)

feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings

hair loss, thinning of hair

inability to have or keep an erection

increased sensitivity of skin to sunlight

loss in sexual ability, desire, drive, or performance

muscle spasm

pinpoint red or purple spots on skin

redness or other discoloration of skin


sensation of spinning

severe sunburn


Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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