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Possible Interaction: Potassium and Sotalol





Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

Antiarrhythmic drugs class IA (…), class III sotalol , amiodarone), class IV (calcium channel blockers) … at the same time with potassium depleters diuretics or beta-blocking agents result in the inhibition of repolarization and the increased duration … activation potential with the risk of developing arrhythmia of the torsade de pointes types.
Polski merkuriusz lekarski : organ Polskiego Towarzystwa Lekarskiego  •  2000  |  View Paper
The use of sotalol concurrently with potassium losing diuretics, such as the combined preparation Sotazide, may expose the patient to unnecessary risk and should be avoided unless the class III antiarrhythmic action of this unique beta adrenoreceptor blocking agent is also required.
British heart journal  •  1984  |  View Paper
Adrenal catecholamine release by high potassium media is decreased by sotalol only at high concentrations.
Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine. Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine  •  1974  |  View Paper