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    Old 11-07-2003, 05:06 AM   #1
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    lasix and synthroid (bad combo?)

    Just had a question,has anyone used lasix ( rx fluid reduction pill) while they are on synthroid? I woke this morning feel like a water balloon! My face,hands,feet are so swollen! I'm a water drinker,average 6-8 20oz bottles per day.But the dr said that was great.I'm afraid to use any meds with synthroid,just started them Oct 25 (50 mcg)..any advise would help..

     
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    Synthroid's website prescribing information does mention an interaction with furosemide [generic Lasix] and thiazide diuretics. The info is too technical for me to determine whether it's to blame for your swelling. Check with your pharmacist... he/she will know.

     
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