Triamterene/HCTZ is a prescription medication that is used to treat high blood pressure and edema. Triamterene/HCTZ is a combination medication containing hydrochlorothiazide and triamterene. It is the generic form of Dyazide and Maxzide. This medication works by preventing your body from absorbing excess salt.
Always read the medication information and instructions before using this medication.
Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Make sure to tell your doctor:
Other information you should also know:
Common side effects of triamterene/HCTZ:
If you have any of the following triamterene/HCTZ side effects, seek medical help:
What should I do if I miss a dose of Triamterene/HCTZ?
If you miss a dose of Triamterene/HCTZ, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What is the strength of Triamterene/HCTZ?
Triamterene/HCTZ is available in a strength of 50mg/25mg.