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Disposable Enema (sodium biphosphate / sodium phosphate) Disease Interactions

There is 1 disease interaction with Disposable Enema (sodium biphosphate / sodium phosphate):


Alkalinizing agents (Includes Disposable Enema) ↔ sodium/water balance

Severe Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility. Applies to: Hypernatremia, Fluid Retention

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.


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

Disposable Enema (sodium biphosphate / sodium phosphate) drug interactions

There are 680 drug interactions with Disposable Enema (sodium biphosphate / sodium phosphate)

Disposable Enema (sodium biphosphate / sodium phosphate) alcohol/food interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food interaction with Disposable Enema (sodium biphosphate / sodium phosphate)

Drug Interaction Classification

The classifications below are a general guideline only. It is difficult to determine the relevance of a particular drug interaction to any individual given the large number of variables.
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 information available.

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