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What happens if I miss a dose (Aqua-Ban, Aqua-Ban with Pamabrom)?
Since pamabrom is taken as needed, you may not be on a dosing schedule. If you are taking the medication regularly, take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, wait until then to take the medicine and skip the missed dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Aqua-Ban, Aqua-Ban with Pamabrom)?
Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have used too much of this medicine.
What should I avoid while taking pamabrom (Aqua-Ban, Aqua-Ban with Pamabrom)?
Follow your doctor's instructions about any restrictions on food, beverages, or activity while you are using pamabrom.
What other drugs will affect pamabrom (Aqua-Ban, Aqua-Ban with Pamabrom)?
Ask your doctor before taking pamabrom if you also take any other diuretic (often used as blood pressure medication).
Diuretics include amiloride (Midamor, Moduretic), bumetanide (Bumex), chlorothiazide (Diuril), chlorthalidone (Hygroton, Thalitone), ethacrynic acid (Edecrin), furosemide (Lasix), hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ, HydroDiuril, Hyzaar, Vasoretic, Zestoretic), indapamide (Lozol), metolazone (Mykrox, Zaroxolyn), spironolactone (Aldactazide, Aldactone), triamterene (Dyrenium, Maxzide, Dyazide), torsemide (Demadex), and others.
This list is not complete and there may be other drugs that can interact with pamabrom. Tell your doctor about all your prescription and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist can provide more information about pamabrom.
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