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Edecrin (ethacrynic acid) is a medication that belongs to the class of drugs known as loop diuretics, or “water pills.”

Edecrin is primarily used to treat edema (fluid retention) associated with conditions such as heart failure, liver disease, and kidney disease.

Edecrin works by increasing the amount of salt and water that is excreted by the kidneys.

Use and Dosage

Take this medication by mouth as directed by your doctor, usually once or twice a day after a meal. If you take this drug too close to bedtime, you may need to wake up to urinate. It is best to take this medication at least 4 hours before your bedtime. Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have questions about your dosing schedule.

The dosage is based on your medical condition and response to treatment. To reduce your risk of side effects, your doctor may direct you to start this medication at a low dose and gradually increase your dose. Your doctor will adjust your dose based on your medical condition, response to treatment, and lab tests (such as sodium, potassium, and chloride levels). Some people may be directed to take this medication every other day or only when needed. Follow your doctor’s directions carefully.

If your doctor has directed you to take this medication on a regular schedule, take it regularly to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, take it at the same time(s) each day.

Tell your doctor if you do not get better or if you get worse.

Side Effects

Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Serious side effects include:

  • Weight loss
  • Severe or watery diarrhea
  • Hearing problems, the feeling of fullness in your ear
  • Severe weakness, muscle cramps, numbness, or tingling
  • A light-headed feeling, like you might pass out
  • Sudden numbness or weakness, problems with speech or balance, chest pain, coughing up blood
  • Low potassium–leg cramps, constipation, irregular heartbeats, fluttering in your chest, increased thirst or urination, numbness or tingling, muscle weakness or limp feeling
  • Low sodium–headache, confusion, slurred speech, severe weakness, vomiting, loss of coordination, feeling unsteady

Common side effects of Edecrin may include:

  • Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, or other stomach discomfort
  • Trouble swallowing
  • Loss of appetite
  • Blurred vision
  • Fever or chills
  • Headache or feeling tired

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur.


Before taking ethacrynic acid, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.

Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: gout, kidney disease, and liver disease.

This drug may make you dizzy. Alcohol or marijuana (cannabis) can make you dizzier. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs alertness until you can do it safely. Avoid alcoholic beverages. Talk to your doctor if you are using marijuana (cannabis).

This drug can lower certain salt/mineral levels (such as sodium, and potassium) in your blood. Your doctor may tell you to use more salt, eat potassium-rich foods (such as bananas, and orange juice), or take a potassium supplement. Ask your doctor for more details.

This medication may affect your blood sugar. If you have diabetes, check your blood sugar regularly as directed and share the results with your doctor. Your doctor may need to adjust your diabetes medication, exercise program, or diet.

Before having surgery, tell your doctor or dentist about all the products you use (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products).

Older adults may be more sensitive to the side effects of this drug, especially dizziness and water/mineral loss.

During pregnancy, this medication should be used only when needed. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

It is unknown if this drug passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding.

Form and Strengths

Edecrin is available in the following form and strengths:

  • Edecrin Tablet:
    • 25 mg


What happens if I miss a dose?

Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose.

Do not take extra medicine to make up for the missed dose.

What happens if I overdose?

Seek emergency medical attention.

Overdose symptoms may include dry mouth, increased thirst, mood changes, confusion, ringing in your ears, loss of appetite, vomiting, muscle pain or weakness, lack of energy, fast heartbeats, and little or no urination.

What should I avoid while taking Edecrin?

Avoid becoming dehydrated. Follow your doctor’s instructions about the type and amount of liquids you should drink while you are taking Edecrin.



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