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Brand Names: Aqua-Ban, Aqua-Ban with Pamabrom

Generic Name: pamabrom (Pronunciation: PAM a brom)

What is pamabrom (Aqua-Ban, Aqua-Ban with Pamabrom)?

Pamabrom is a diuretic (water pill). It works by increasing urination.

Pamabrom is used to treat bloating, puffiness, and other signs of water weight gain related to menstrual symptoms.

Pamabrom may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.

What are the possible side effects of pamabrom (Aqua-Ban, Aqua-Ban with Pamabrom)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

What is the most important information I should know about pamabrom (Aqua-Ban, Aqua-Ban with Pamabrom)?

Do not use this medication if you are allergic to pamabrom or if you are unable to urinate.

Before using pamabrom, tell your doctor if you take any other diuretic (water pill), or if you have high blood pressure, heart disease, or kidney disease. If you have any of these conditions, you may need a dose adjustment or special tests to safely take pamabrom.

Use this medication as directed on the label, or as your doctor has prescribed. Do not use the medication in larger amounts or for longer than recommended.

Do not take more than 4 tablets in one day (24 hours).

Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

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