How Magnesium interacts with cholestyramine

Interaction type: Depletions

Interaction rating: Study Supported

These medications are reported to cause increased elimination of magnesium in the urine. Supplementation with the affected nutrient may be necessary. (1)


  1. View Abstract: Watkins DW, et al. Alterations in Calcium, Magnesium, Iron, and Zinc Metabolism by Dietary Cholestyramine. Dig Dis Sci. May1985;30(5):477-82.