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Does taking amiloride-hydrochlorothiazide require a special diet?

If you are taking amiloride-hydrochlorothiazide, your doctor will recommend a low-salt or low-sodium diet. While you are on this medication, you should avoid potassium-containing salt substitutes, and limit consumption of potassium-rich foods such as bananas, prunes, raisins, and orange juice. Your doctor can advise you on the dietary changes you need to make.

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