Icodextrin
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
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What is Icodextrin?

(eye KOE dex trin)

• This medicine is used during dialysis.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• If you have diabetes, talk with healthcare provider. Make sure that this medicine will not interfere with your blood sugar monitoring.

• If you have high calcium levels, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have low magnesium levels, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have low potassium levels, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have lung disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have poor nutrition, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have had recent stomach surgery or any stomach problems, talk with healthcare provider.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• Tell healthcare provider if you are pregnant or plan on getting pregnant.

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