Latest Research That Affects You

Updated: Mar 26, 2020


UPDATED INFORMATION (3 of 3)

LATEST RESEARCH THAT AFFECTS YOU

REPORTED MEDICATIONS OF CONCERN

FOR COVID 19 - POSSIBLE INTERACTIONS

ARB’s:

Losartan (Cozaar) Valsartan (Diovan) Olmesartan (Benicar)

Telmisartan (Micardis) Irbesartan (Avapro) Azilsartan (Edarbi)

Candesartan (Atacand)

Piroxicam (Feldene) Sulindac (Clinoril)


Any potassium and magnesium depleting medication:

Furosemide (Lasix) Bumetanide (Bumex) Hydrochlorothiazide

(HCTZ or Microzide) Albuterol Insulin

Laxatives Risperdal Seroquel


Corticosteroids:

Prednisone Methylprednisolone Betamethasone

Hydrocortisone Dexamethasone


Non-Steroidal Anti-inflammatory medications:

Aspirin

Celecoxib (Celebrex) Diclofenac (Cambia, Cataflam, Voltaren)

Ibuprofen (Motrin, Advil) Indomethacin (Indocin)

Naproxen (Aleve, Anaprox, Naprosyn)

Piroxicam (Feldene) Sulindac (Clinoril)


We apologize for frequent communications. However, the health environment is changing rapidly. We are continually scouring the research and literature on COVID 19. As we learn more, we will put the information out for all our patients to be aware and prepared.


The use of these medications may worsen the course of COVID 19 pneumonia. Please call the office to make an appointment if you are currently taking any of the above medications. We can make changes to your healthcare plan via in person or by telemedicine if indicated. (727)498-8898

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