Chlorthalidone Alternatives Explained
) is a prescription medicine used for controlling high blood pressure
or dealing with fluid retention. The medication is generally effective at treating these conditions, and most people tolerate it well. However, as with all medicines, it is possible that side effects may occur during treatment with chlorthalidone or that the medicine may not completely control these conditions. Fortunately, several alternatives to chlorthalidone are available for the treatment of high blood pressure
or water retention.
Chlorthalidone Alternatives for High Blood Pressure
There are many chlorthalidone alternatives for controlling high blood pressure
- Losing weight
- Limiting your salt intake
- Becoming more physically active
- Drinking less alcohol
- Making dietary changes (including eating more fruits and vegetables)
- Taking other medications (see High Blood Pressure Medication).