Drugs causing Hyperkalemia and Hypokalemia

Hyperkalemia

  1. ACE inhibitors
  2. NSAID’s
  3. Heparin
  4. K+ Sparing Diuretics
  5. Trimethoprim
  6. Pentamidine
  7. Cyclosporine

Hypokalemia

  1. Amphotericin B
  2. Penicillin derivatives
  3. Corticosteroids
  4. Diuretics
  5. Gentamycin
  6. Insulin
  7. Tetracycline
  8. Theophylline
  9. Carbenoxolone

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