How Magnesium interacts with amphotericin B

Interaction type: Depletions

Interaction rating: Study Supported

This medication is reported to cause increased elimination of magnesium in the urine. Supplementation with the affected nutrient may be necessary. (1)

References

  1. View Abstract: Barton CH, Pahl M, Vaziri ND, et al. Renal Magnesium Wasting Associated with Amphotericin B Therapy. Am J Med. Sep1984;77(3):471-4.