Hygroton (Chlorthalidone) Prescriptions Available Online Today

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Can You Get Hygroton (Chlorthalidone) Online?

Yes, licensed medical doctors can prescribe Hygroton (Chlorthalidone) online after a medical evaluation.

You can speak with one of our online doctors to learn more about Hygroton. Book an online appointment with one of our top doctors using your phone or computer.

During your virtual visit, a physician will review your symptoms and medical history to provide a diagnosis. If the doctor determines that a patient would qualify for Hygroton, they can write a prescription and electronically send it to a nearby pharmacy for pickup.

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What Is Hygroton (Chlorthalidone)?

Hygroton is one brand name for the drug Chlorthalidone, which is a diuretic (water pill) that helps your body get rid of excess water and salt. This can help lower high blood pressure and reduce swelling caused by water retention that may be the result of congestive heart failure, liver cirrhosis, or kidney problems.

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Hygroton FAQs

How does Hygroton work?

Hygroton is a water pill which relaxes blood vessels and increases urination to help lower blood pressure and remove extra water and salt from your body. This helps reduce swelling caused by water retention that can result from certain liver, kidney, or heart problems.

What Is The Recommended Hygroton Dosage and Treatment?

The Hygroton dosage will vary based on your age, medical condition, and what it is being used to treat. The typical dosage ranges from 25-100 mg per day, although doses may be as low as 12.5 mg per day or as high as 200 mg per day. Sometimes doses may be taken multiple times per day or only every other day.

Always follow your doctor’s instructions about how you should take this medication to avoid an overdose.

What Are The Benefits of Hygroton?

Hygroton can reduce swelling caused by water retention related to kidney, liver, or heart problems. This swelling can cause pain or difficulty breathing. Hygroton can also lower high blood pressure. High blood pressure can lead to problems like stroke, kidney problems, or heart attack.

What Are The Side Effects of Hygroton?

Like any medication, Hygroton can cause a variety of potential side effects ranging from mild to severe. You should always talk to a doctor or seek medical attention if you experience serious side effects as they may be life-threatening. Some side effects of Hygroton include:

  • Lightheadedness
  • Restlessness
  • Dizziness
  • Stomach upset
  • Headache
  • Sun sensitivity
  • Dehydration
  • Weakness
  • Muscle cramps
  • Extremely dry mouth
  • Intense thirst
  • Confusion
  • Fast or irregular heartbeat
  • High blood sugar
  • Excess uric acid in the blood
  • Joint or toe pain
  • Fainting
  • Kidney problems
  • Eye pain
  • Pancreatitis
  • Decreased vision
  • Impotence
  • Involuntary muscle movement or stiffness
  • Trouble breathing
  • Swelling
  • Rash
  • Itching
  • Low blood pressure

What Are Hygroton Interactions?

Hygroton can interact with a wide variety of medication: it has moderate interactions with at least 154 medications and minor interactions with at least 147 drugs. That is why you should always tell your doctor about all your medications. Hygroton can also have serious interactions with the following medications:

  • Tretinoin
  • Amisulpride
  • Lithium
  • Methyl aminolevulinate
  • Aminolevulinic acid
  • Squill
  • Cisapride
  • Isocarboxazid

What Are The Considerations and Precautions of Hygroton?

Always tell your doctor about any health conditions you have, especially:

  • Gout
  • Asthma
  • Low potassium
  • Excess cholesterol
  • Lupus
  • Liver disease
  • Low blood pressure
  • Diabetes
  • Kidney disease
  • Allergy to sulfa drugs

Can You Buy Hygroton Online?

Federal law requires everybody to speak to a doctor before receiving any prescription medication, there is no legal way to buy Hygroton online without getting a prescription from a doctor first.

With PlushCare, you can speak to a doctor with a video or phone call, and if they feel that Hygroton would be appropriate for you, they can send a prescription to your local pharmacy, where you can pick it up as soon as it’s ready.


Telehealth is not appropriate for serious conditions that require immediate attention or emergency care. If you experience any life-threatening issues, call 911 or go to an emergency room immediately.


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