indapamide

indapamide

[in-dap-uh-mahyd]
noun Pharmacology.
a thiazide-related compound, C 16 H 16 ClN 3 O 3 S, used in the treatment of hypertension and edema.

Origin:
ind(oline) (see indole, -ine2) + -ap- of uncertain derivation + amide

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indapamide in·dap·a·mide (ĭn-dāp'ə-mīd')
n.
A loop diuretic used to treat edema associated with congestive heart failure, hepatic cirrhosis, and renal disease.

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