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Microzide is commonly prescribed for the treatment of high blood pressure and water retention. The medicine is a diuretic and works by increasing the amount of salt and water removed from the blood and decreasing blood volume. It comes in tablet or caplet form, and is typically taken once a day. Potential side effects include electrolyte imbalances, dizziness, upset stomach, or vomiting.
- Low blood potassium levels (hypokalemia) or other electrolyte imbalances
- Upset stomach (nausea) or vomiting.