Diuril is a diuretic which is a type of medication used to address conditions of water retention in the body, especially water retained due to medical conditions or use of certain medicines. Diuril is a thiazide diuretic that works by stimulating the kidneys to eliminate more fluids and salts from the body. This action tends to lower blood pressure, and low blood pressure helps prevent heart diseases, cardiac conditions, kidney disease and other serious conditions that may harm the body. Diuril is also an antihypertensive as it helps reduce blood pressure.
Drug Name: Diuril
Generic name: Chlorothiazide