Drug interactions between digoxin and Lasix
Interactions between your drugs
Applies to: Lasix (furosemide) and digoxin
Before taking furosemide, tell your doctor if you also use digoxin. You may need dose adjustments or special tests in order to safely take both medications together. Furosemide and digoxin are often used together but may require more frequent evaluation of your digoxin, potassium, and magnesium levels. You should notify your doctor if you have symptoms, such as weakness, tiredness, muscle pains or cramps, nausea, decrease appetite, visual problems, or irregular heartbeats. It is important to tell your doctor about all other medications you use, including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using your medications without first talking to your doctor first.
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: digoxin
Consumer information for this minor interaction is not currently available. Some minor drug interactions may not be clinically relevant in all patients. Minor drug interactions do not usually cause harm or require a change in therapy. However, your healthcare provider can determine if adjustments to your medications are needed.
For clinical details see professional interaction data.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No warnings were found for your selected drugs.
Therapeutic duplication warnings are only returned when drugs within the same group exceed the recommended therapeutic duplication maximum.
Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|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.|
|No interaction information available.|
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