Additional Products That React With Diuril
Because Diuril may increase blood sugar levels, your healthcare provider may need to increase your dose of insulin or oral diabetes medication.
Digoxin (Digitek, Lanoxin)
Diuril should be used carefully in people taking digoxin. Diuril can cause low potassium levels (hypokalemia), which can be especially dangerous for people taking digoxin.
Lithium (Eskalith, Lithobid)
Taking Diuril with lithium may increase the level of lithium in your blood, increasing your chance of side effects. Generally, it is usually not recommended to take lithium with diuretics, including Diuril. Your healthcare provider may need to monitor your lithium level more closely and change your lithium dose.
Taking Diuril with a narcotic can increase your risk of low blood pressure, especially when sitting or standing up suddenly. Talk to your healthcare provider about combining narcotics with Diuril.
Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)
Taking Diuril with NSAIDs can make Diuril less effective and may increase your risk of side effects. Your healthcare provider may need to increase your dose of Diuril or may suggest an alternative to NSAIDs.
Taking Diuril with a salicylate can increase your risk of side effects and can make Diuril less effective. Talk with your healthcare provider before combining Diuril with salicylates.
It is possible that not every Diuril drug interaction was discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about specific drug interactions with Diuril that may apply to your situation.