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Bendroflumethiazide

Indications
Dosage

Administration/Absorption
  • Absorbed relatively rapidly after oral administration
Distribution
  • 96% protein bound
Mechanism
  • Thiazide diuretic
  • Vasodilation
    • Mechanism unclear
      • Activating calcium-activated potassium channels (large conductance) in vascular smooth muscles?
      • Inhibiting various carbonic anhydrases in vascular tissue?
  • Thiazides also cause an increase in serum uric acid
Excretion
  • Half life 8.5 hrs
Side effects
Interactions

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