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Tusal (sodium thiosalicylate) and Alcohol / Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Tusal (sodium thiosalicylate):

Moderate

High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)

Moderate Potential Hazard, High plausibility

sodium thiosalicylate - hypernatremia

Salicylates containing sodium should be avoided or administered cautiously in patients with conditions that may be adversely affected by excessive amounts of sodium, such as congestive heart failure, hypertension, and fluid retention.

References

  1. "Multum Information Services, Inc. Expert Review Panel"
  2. "Product Information. Rexolate (sodium thiosalicylate)" Hyrex Pharmaceuticals, Memphis, TN.
  3. American Medical Association, Division of Drugs and Toxicology "Drug evaluations annual 1994." Chicago, IL: American Medical Association; (1994):

Tusal (sodium thiosalicylate) drug Interactions

There are 333 drug interactions with Tusal (sodium thiosalicylate)

Tusal (sodium thiosalicylate) disease Interactions

There are 9 disease interactions with Tusal (sodium thiosalicylate) which include:

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.

Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.

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