Can I use diuretics while using ProAir?

If you take diuretics, you should be careful when using ProAir (albuterol for inhalation). Diuretics can cause decreased potassium blood levels because they can increase excretion of potassium. This is a problem when added to the decrease in potassium blood level casued by albuterol. Talk to your doctor about checking your potassium levels regularly and discuss how diuretics will interact with your ProAir treatment.

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