GENERIC NAME: THIAZIDE W/SPIRONOLACTONE - ORAL (THIGH-uh-zide WITH SPY-row-no-lack-tone)
WARNING: This medication can raise your body's potassium levels. This is more likely to occur in people with kidney problems, diabetes, in elderly patients, or if the patient is severely ill. Potassium levels must be closely monitored in people with any of these problems or illnesses. If not treated, high potassium levels can be fatal. If you develop any of the following symptoms, notify your doctor immediately: muscle weakness, irregular heartbeat.
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