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Diuril is approved to control hypertension and edema related to certain medical conditions. As a diuretic, it works by increasing the amount of salt and water the kidneys remove from the blood. The medication comes in tablet and oral suspension form, and is usually taken once or twice a day. Possible side effects include weakness, dizziness, and nausea.
- High blood pressure (hypertension)
- Water retention (edema) due to several causes, including congestive heart failure, cirrhosis, kidney failure (renal failure), and certain medications.