How Magnesium interacts with Loop diuretics

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)

These drugs include furosemide, bumetanide, ethacrynic acid, torsemide


  1. View Abstract: al-Ghamdi SM, et al. Magnesium Deficiency: Pathophysiologic and Clinical Overview. Am J Kidney Dis. Nov1994;24(5):737-52.