Demadex Drug Interactions
If Demadex is taken with other medications, such as certain antibiotics, other blood pressure medicines, and NSAIDs, drug interactions may occur. Some of these Demadex drug interactions may result in certain side effects, such as extremely low blood pressure or low potassium levels. In order to prevent these drug interactions with Demadex, your healthcare provider may monitor you more closely and/or adjust your dose of these medications.
Demadex Drug Interactions: An IntroductionDemadex® (torsemide) can potentially interact with a number of other medicines. Some of these Demadex interactions can include:
- Aminoglycoside antibiotics, such as:
o Amikacin (Amikin®)o Gentamicino Kanamycin (Kantrex®)o Neomycin (Neo-Fradin®)o Streptomycino Tobramycin
- Other blood pressure medicines
- Cholestyramine (Prevalite®, Questran®, Questran Light®)
- Corticosteroids, such as prednisone, hydrocortisone (Cortef®), dexamethasone (Decadron®, Dexone®, Hexadrol®), and many others
- Digoxin (Digitek®, Lanoxin®)
- Lithium (Eskalith®, Lithobid®)
- Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), such as:
- Probenecid (Benemid®, ColBenemid®)
- Salicylates, such as:
o Aspirin (Ecotrin®, Bayer®, Anacin®)o Choline magnesium trisalicylate (Trilisate®)o Salsalate (Salflex®, Disalcid®, Amigesic®).