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Noun: chlorthalidone
  1. A diuretic (trade names Hygroton and Thalidone) used to control hypertension and conditions that cause oedema; effective in lowering blood pressure to prevent heart attacks
    - Hygroton, Thalidone

Derived forms: chlorthalidones

Type of: diuretic, diuretic drug, water pill

Encyclopedia: Chlorthalidone