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Are there possible serious side effects from taking amiloride?

As with any medication, amiloride can cause side affects. These can include hyperkalemia, or too much potassium in the bloodstream. Other possible side effects are muscle cramps or headaches. Sometimes you may experience diarrhea or impotence. Be sure to talk to your doctor if you experience any troublesome or serious side effects.

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