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Side effect(s) of Triamterene


Review the side-effects of Triamterene as documented in medical literature. The term "side effects" refers to unintended effects that can occur as a result of taking the medication. In majority of the instances these side-effects are mild and easily tolerable, however sometimes they can be more severe and can be detrimental.

If the side effects are not tolerable adjusting the dosage or switching to a different medication can help to manage or overcome side effects. If you have any doubts or questions, we recommend seeking advice from your doctor or pharmacist.

   Hypersensitivity
- Anaphylaxis, rash and photosensitivity.

   Metabolic
- Decrease/increase in potassium level in blood.

   Genitourinary
- Elevated Blood Urea Nitrogen, kidney stones and kidney failure.

   Gastrointestinal
- Jaundice, liver enzyme abnormalities, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.

   Blood
- Decreased platelet counts and anemia.

   Central Nervous System
- Weakness, fatigue, dizziness, headache and dry mouth.

Other Precautions :

Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Triamterene

Triamterene(Dyrenium) generic is a potassium-sparing diuretic, prescribed for fluid retention due to various health conditions such as liver, kidney and heart diseases. It helps the kidneys to eliminate unwanted water and sodium from the body into the urine.


Trade Names for Triamterene

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International :


Dyrenium
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