Generic Hydrochlorothiazide

Generic for Hydrochlorothiazide: An Overview

Hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ) is a prescription medication that has been licensed to treat high blood pressure (hypertension) and water retention (edema).
Brand names for hydrochlorothiazide include Esidrix®, HydroDIURIL®, Microzide®, and Oretic®. Since hydrochlorothiazide is a very old medication, generic hydrochlorothiazide has been available for many years. In fact, some of the brand-name versions are not available anymore.

Generic Hydrochlorothiazide -- Strengths

Generic hydrochlorothiazide is sold as Hydrochlorothiazide tablets or Hydrochlorothiazide capsules. It is available in several strengths, including:

Who Makes Generic Hydrochlorothiazide?

Generic hydrochlorothiazide is currently produced by many different generic manufacturers. Some of these include:
  • Mylan Pharmaceuticals
  • Watson Pharmaceuticals
  • Pliva, Inc.
Your pharmacist can provide you with a more detailed list of the makers of generic hydrochlorothiazide.
Life After a Stent: 5 Realistic Ways to Take Charge of Your Health

Hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ) Drug Information

Referring Pages:
Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2020 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.