... METOLAZONE (Mykrox®) is a diuretic. Diuretics increase the amount of urine passed, which causes the body to lose water and salt. Metolazone helps to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). It is not a cure. NOTE: The Mykrox® product formulation is no longer available in the US. ...
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Metolazone Systematic (IUPAC) name 7-chloro-2-methyl-3-(2-methylphenyl)- 4-oxo-1,2-dihydroquinazoline-6-sulfonamide Identifiers CAS number 17560-51-9 ATC code C03BA08 PubChem 4170 DrugBank APRD01109 Chemical data Formula C16H16ClN3O3S Mol. weight 365.835 g/mol Pharmacokinetic data Bioavailability ~65% Metabolism minimal Half life 14 hours Excretion primarily urine Therapeutic considerations Pregnancy cat. B Legal status Prescription only Route ...
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... Common brand names: Mykrox, Zaroxolyn Why is metolazone prescribed? Metolazone, a "water pill," is used to treat high blood pressure and fluid retention caused by various conditions, includi...
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