How Magnesium interacts with Thiazide 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 hydrochlorothiazide, chlorothiazide, indapamide, metolazone, chlorthalidone, hydroflumethiazide, polythiazide, trichlormethiazide, benzthiazide, methyclothiazide, bendroflumethiazide

References

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