How Sodium interacts with colchicine

Interaction type: Depletions

Interaction rating: Potential/Theoritical

This medication can cause damage to the lining of the stomach and the intestines. This may result in a loss of sodium from the body. Supplementation with the affected nutrient may be necessary. (1)


  1. Race TF, et al. Intestinal Malabsorption Induced by Oral Colchicine. Comparison With Neomycin and Cathartic Agents. Am J Med Sci. 1970;259(1):32-41.