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Dr. Janet Serle
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Ethacrynic Acid (Overview)

Ethacrynic acid is a loop affecting water pill/diuretic which is a kind of water pill or diuretic (heart failure drug, cardiovascular drug).


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Does being in the sunlight cause an bad reaction with edecrin (ethacrynic acid)?

Does being in the sunlight cause an bad reaction with edecrin (ethacrynic acid)?

Edecrin (ethacrynic acid): There are no reported problems with Edecrin (also known as ethacrynic acid). As a diuretic, it could result in dehydration after prolonged exposure to sun. Also it could cause a rash, which may make your skin more sensitive to the sun. ...Read more

Dr. Janet Serle
19 doctors shared insights

Ethacrynic Acid (Overview)

Ethacrynic acid is a loop affecting water pill/diuretic which is a kind of water pill or diuretic (heart failure drug, cardiovascular drug).


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About my right neck pain my doctor prescribe me that I have acid reflux is it connected?

About my right neck pain my doctor prescribe me that I have acid reflux is it connected?

It is possible: When the right other symptoms accompany that single problem. That issue taken alone does not give enough to go on so i would follow up with your doctor. ...Read more

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What is the amino acid 2222 side effect?

What is the amino acid 2222 side effect?

Not known for sure: Amino 2222 has several products, and since they are not medications approved by the fda, amino 2222 products are probably not tested for interactions and side effects like real medicines are. So, that means nobody really knows what side effects there are. If an amino 2222 user hears of some interaction or thinks he is getting a side effect, he can visit his primary care doctor. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of gamma aminobutyric acid?

What are the side effects of gamma aminobutyric acid?

GABA: Although it has relaxing effect when used as supplement, some can develop amnesia at high doses. ...Read more

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Why is edecrin (ethacrynic acid) so expensive?

Supply / demand: Few folks take Ethacrynic Acid any more. Perhaps your physician can suggest a cheaper diuretic. ...Read more

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What is a less expensive alternative to edecrin (ethacrynic acid)?

Options based on you: Edecrin (ethacrynic acid) is a type of medication that helps kidneys get rid of salt water, a diuretic. Edecrin (ethacrynic acid) is often prescribed to patients with sulfa allergies and fluid retention or high blood pressure. The possible allergy to other medications is the most common reason to try this medication. If it is too expensive and you have not had a severe reaction to the other diuretics talk to your doctor about trying. ...Read more

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Does being in the sunlight cause a reaction with edecrin (ethacrynic acid)?

Not usually: Edecrin is the only loop diuretic that is not sulfa based ( lasix, (furosemide) bumex, torsemide, ). The sulfa based drugs can cause a red rash in sunlight. Edecrin typically does not have this reaction in the sun. Beware of long term exposure since the drug is more associated with hearing loss than the other drugs in its class. ...Read more

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Does being in the sunlight cause an bad reaction with edecrin (ethacrynic acid)?

Edecrin (ethacrynic acid): There are no reported problems with Edecrin (also known as ethacrynic acid). As a diuretic, it could result in dehydration after prolonged exposure to sun. Also it could cause a rash, which may make your skin more sensitive to the sun. ...Read more

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My Renal Dr prescribed guanFacine for my Hypertension. I have LVhypertrophy. Leary of new meds. On Edecrin,Bystolic (nebivolol). Would Cozar be better to take?

My Renal Dr prescribed guanFacine for my Hypertension. I have LVhypertrophy. Leary of new meds. On Edecrin,Bystolic (nebivolol). Would Cozar be better to take?

Medications: without knowing your complete medical history and laboratories that would be impossible for us to say. The person most qualified is your doctor. This is a question to ask him. There is no harm in asking about alternative medications, he may have already tried you on a similar medication or your renal disease is such that he does not want to use an ARB with you. Ask him, he will give you reason ...Read more

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Is peracetic acid safe to apply?

Is peracetic acid safe to apply?

No not safe harmfull: It can cause harm to skin, eyes and respiratory systm and can cause asthma in some individuals. ...Read more

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How bad is taking the drug acid?

How bad is taking the drug acid?

Psychologic effect: By acid, I assume you mean LSD. LSD can produce psychological effects and altered sense of reality. Remember the Beatles song Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds? The song is reportedly describes the effects of LSD. While it is not physically additive, using LSD on a regular basis, the hallucinogenic effect of drug can make it difficult for the user to have any normal sense of reality. So avoid use. ...Read more

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When are acid levels highest and lowest?

When are acid levels highest and lowest?

PH: The ph of your blood is tightly regulated at all times. Only in severe disease states such as sepsis should the ph be altered. ...Read more

Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
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Edecrin (Definition)

Edecrin is a loop affecting water pill/diuretic which is a kind of water pill or diuretic (heart ...Read more