indapamide

[ in-dap-uh-mahyd ]
/ ɪnˈdæp əˌmaɪd /

noun Pharmacology.

a thiazide-related compound, C16H16ClN3O3S, used in the treatment of hypertension and edema.

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Origin of indapamide

ind(oline) (see indole, -ine2) + -ap- of uncertain derivation + amide
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Medical definitions for indapamide

indapamide
[ ĭn-dăpə-mīd′ ]

n.

A loop diuretic used to treat edema associated with congestive heart failure, hepatic cirrhosis, and renal disease.
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