How Zinc interacts with Loop diuretics

Interaction type: Depletions

Interaction rating: Study Supported

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

These drugs include furosemide, bumetanide, ethacrynic acid, torsemide


  1. View Abstract: Wester PO. Urinary Zinc Excretion during Treatment with Different Diuretics. Acta Med Scand. 1980;208(3):209-12.