Thiazide-like diuretic

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A thiazide-like diuretic is a sulfonamide diuretic that has similar physiological properties to a thiazide diuretic, but does not have the chemical properties of a thiazide, lacking the benzothiadiazine molecular structure. Examples include metolazone, chlorthalidone, and indapamide.[1]


  1. ^ Foye's Principles of Medicinal Chemistry. David Williams (ed.) (7th ed.). Philadelphia: LWW. 2012-03-16. ISBN 978-1-60913-345-0.{{cite book}}: CS1 maint: others (link)