What is Diurex?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Generic name: pamabrom

Diurex is a brand name for panabrom. It is a diuretic drug used to treat bloating, swelling or signs of weight gain. 

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Edema (fluid retention) 2 2
Abdominal bloating 1 2
Idiopathic Angioedema 1 2
Inflammation 1 2
Swelling in ankles 1 2

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Diurex

Side effect Patients
Frequent urination 1

Why patients stopped taking Diurex

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 1
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Duration

Stopped taking Diurex

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 2
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 3
Not specified 0
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1 patient evaluation for Diurex

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TAG114
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I have:
MS

See TAG114's full Diurex history

Apr 9, 2009 (Started Apr 09, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Frequent urination)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 12.5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Frequent urination

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