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Triamterene

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Triamterene is used to treat hypertension, Dyrenium is the common brand name under the drug class called Diuretics. The recommended dosage of Triamterene is 100 mg  twice/day.
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Basic Medical Information
Common Brand Name Dyrenium 
Drug Class Diuretics  vs 29.4% Hypertension Drugs have Diuretics
Legal Status Rx-only (us) 
Possible Side Effects Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhea, Headache, Dizziness, Fatigue, Dry Mouth, Heart Palpitations, Numbness, Fever, Chills, Sore Throat, Rash, Back Pain 
Precautions & Contraindications Cirrhosis, Kidney Disease, Diabetes, Lupus Erythematosus, Gout, Hypercalcemia, Allergies, Pregnant, Breastfeeding 
Excretion Renal  vs 38.2% Hypertension Drugs have Renal
Dosage, Usage and Forms
Route of Administration Oral  vs 82.4% Hypertension Drugs have Oral
Dosage 100 Mg Twice/day  vs 6.1% Hypertension Drugs have 100 mg twice/day
Maximum daily dose
300 mg (75.78 mg higher than average)
vs
224.22 mg

Forms Capsule  vs 5.9% Hypertension Drugs have Capsule
Capsule Formulations 50 Mg, 100 Mg 
Chemical Data
Molecular mass (g/mol)
253.26  (99.26 lower than average)
vs
352.52

Half Life (hours)
(8.63 lower than average)
vs
11.63

Chemicals Carbon, Hydrogen, Nitrogen 
Formula C12H11N7  
Melting Point (C)
316  (131.75 higher than average)
vs
184.25

Phase (solid/liquid) Solid 


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