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E-Z-Gas II (citric acid / simethicone / sodium bicarbonate) Disease Interactions

There is 1 disease interaction with E-Z-Gas II (citric acid / simethicone / sodium bicarbonate):

Major

Alkalinizing agents (Includes E-Z-Gas II) ↔ sodium/water balance

Severe Potential Hazard, High plausibility. Applies to: Congestive Heart Failure, Fluid Retention, Hypernatremia

Alkalinizing agents containing sodium can induce sodium and water retention and result in hypernatremia, hypokalemia, hyperosmolality, edema and aggravation of congestive heart failure. Therapy with sodium- containing alkalinizing agents should not be used in patients with hypernatremia or fluid retention. Clinical monitoring of acid/base balance and electrolytes prior to, during, a following completion of therapy with alkalinizing agents is recommended.

References

  1. "Product Information. Sodium Bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate)." Astra USA, Westborough, MA.
  2. "Product Information. Sodium Lactate (sodium lactate)." Abbott Pharmaceutical, Abbott Park, IL.

E-Z-Gas II (citric acid / simethicone / sodium bicarbonate) drug interactions

There are 399 drug interactions with E-Z-Gas II (citric acid / simethicone / sodium bicarbonate)

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Drug Interaction Classification

These classifications are only a guideline. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific individual is difficult to determine. Always consult your healthcare provider before starting or stopping any medication.
Major Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.
Moderate Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.
Minor Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.
Unknown No interaction information available.

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