Does magnesium salicylate tetrahydrate interact with other drugs and food?

Tell your doctor of all the medicines, supplements, or vitamins that you take (prescription or over-the-counter) as any drug has the possibility to interact with other medicines. Magnesium salicylate tetrahydrate, when taken with other medicines, may cause the effects of either drug to alter, decrease, or increase. Such interactions are possible between magnesium salicylate tetrahydrate and the following:

  • anti-gout drugs like probenecid (Benemid, Probalan)
  • any drugs, antacids, or supplements that contain magnesium
  • aspirin
  • barbiturates like secobarbital (Seconal)
  • blood thinners like warfarin (Coumadin)
  • diuretics like spironolactone (Aldactazide, Aldactone)
  • methotrexate (Rheumatrex, Trexall)
  • NSAIDs (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) and other pain relievers
  • oral diabetes drugs
  • phenobarbital
  • phenytoin (Dilantin)

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