Albuterol Inhaler Drug Interactions

When you take certain medications while you are also using an albuterol inhaler, drug interactions may occur. Medicines that may cause an interaction include beta blockers, certain diuretics, digoxin, and MAOIs or tricyclic antidepressants. Albuterol inhaler interactions can decrease the effectiveness of the medicines and potentially lead to side effects, including low potassium levels, dangerously low blood pressure, or irregular heart rhythm.

Albuterol Inhaler Drug Interactions: An Overview

Albuterol inhalers can potentially interact with a few other medicines. Some of these medicines that may lead to albuterol inhaler interactions include:



  • Certain diuretics, such as:



  • Digoxin (Digitek®, Lanoxin®)
  • Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), including:





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