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How does mannitol interact with other medications or food?

Mannitol is not known to interact with food. However, it can increase the urinary excretion of lithium, salycylates (like aspirin and salsalate), barbiturates (like phenobabital) and potassium. Taking other diuretics at the same time may cause excessive urination.

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