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I take Triamterene in the am. I take Valium at night to sleep. They are the same color. I accidentally took a Triamterene tonite, will I be ok?
Triamterene: Yes. You should be OK, do not take it tomorrow morning (Monday), just restart it the next morning (Tuesday).See 5 more doctor answers
I am following a ketosis diet perfectly. And losing weight consistently. Just stopped taking Triamterene and gained 5 pounds this week. What's up?
No problem: You probably won't even notice the difference. That's a normal dose for some people.
Depends: If that's how its prescribed, no; if not, yes.
I take triamterene 37.5 mg and amlodipine 5 mg once a day is it safe to eat grapefruit? Thank you
Yes: There is no interaction among the 3 items you list.See 1 more doctor answer
Side effects: Usually well tolerated, triamterene/HCTZ can cause abnormal electrolytes including low blood sodium, high blood potassium (esp. Ly in patients with chronic kidney disease), and alkalosis. Other non-specific side effects such as nausea, headache, vomiting, diarrhea, fatigue, and dizziness are also listed as possible side effects.
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Maxzide (hydrocholorthiazide and triamterene) is diuretic: Maxide is a diruretic, used to rid the body of excess fluid and also used as medication to lower blood pressure.
GI Sx, not pain: Anything can conceivably cause anything. However, pain not usual. Can cause upset stomach, nausea, vomiting, dry mouth, diarrhea, muscle cramps (if in gut could cause pain), heart rhythm disturbance, headache, allergic reactions. Drug is a diuretic (makes you pee), can raise blood levels of potassium, get you dehydrated. Got stomach pain, see your doc.See 1 more doctor answer