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Diurex Water Capsules Disease Interactions

There is 1 disease interaction with Diurex Water Capsules (pamabrom).


Pamabrom (applies to Diurex Water Capsules) hypokalemia

Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility.

The use of pamabrom (a theobromine derivative) has been associated with the renal elimination of potassium due to its diuretic effects. Therapy with pamabrom should be administered cautiously in patients with hypokalemia.


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Diurex Water Capsules drug interactions

There are 18 drug interactions with Diurex Water Capsules (pamabrom).

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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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