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Dosage Information for Oretic

The dosage that your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
 
  • Other medical conditions you may have
  • Other medications you are currently taking
  • How you respond to Oretic.
     
As with any medication, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.
 
(Click Hydrochlorothiazide Dosing for more information.)
  

Drug Interactions With Oretic

Oretic can potentially interact with a number of medicines (see Hydrochlorothiazide Drug Interactions for more information).
  

What If I Take an Overdose of Oretic?

People who take too much of this medication may have overdose symptoms that could include:
 
  • Low blood pressure (hypotension)
  • Low electrolytes (especially low potassium, chloride, and sodium).
     
If you happen to overdose on Oretic, seek immediate medical attention.
 
(Click Hydrochlorothiazide Overdose for more information.)
 

How Should It Be Stored?

Oretic should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. The tablets and capsules should be kept in an airtight container.
 
Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.
 
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