Clinical efficacy and safety of indapamide in the treatment of edema.

Whether edema is caused by "overflow" or "underfill," the excess retention of salt and water is common to virtually all forms. The use of natriuretic agents has been shown to be effective in most cases of edema. The present study compares the efficacy of a new long-acting indoline compound, indapamide, with that of hydrochlorothiazide, both given once daily… CONTINUE READING