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What causes high potassium levels?

I just received my lab results and my potassium is 6.3, ALT-47 and AST-53- Creatinine is 0.80 mg ... if diet could be the cause. I also eat a lot of mushrooms and artichokes which are to my understanding ...
 

What causes high potassium levels?

why those results are so high and is alcohol a direct contributor of the high potassium, ALT, AST ...I just received my lab results and my potassium is 6.3, ALT-47 and AST-53- Creatinine is 0.80 mg ...
 

Can calcium oxalate in chocolate cause blood in urine and high potassium in blood?

My mother has blood in her urine weeks at a time,no pain. She eats a lot of chocolate and high potassium in blood.but no bacteria. Can calcium oxalate in chocolate be a factor? ...
 

What causes high potassium levels with history of kidney stones?

potassium levels and kidney function. I seem to be urination fine. Would there be anything else to look ...
 

Can high potassium level in blood cause heart attack?

Can a high potassium (6.7) level in the blood cause a heart attack? ...
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What causes high potassium level?

Good afternoon Dr. My last blood test came back with a 5.9 in my Potassium. I have Type II Hyperlipidemia - had a triple bypass in June 08, back surgery in Nov 09. I take 200 mg of Zoloft daily, Tramadol ...
 

What causes high potassium levels?

I eat lots of fruit and vegetables, no meat or fish, but eggs, cheese, beans and sometimes lentils. I have always considered my diet to be healthy but my potassium levels are apparently too high. My ...
 

Can High Potassium cause Heart Attack?

is it possible to have too much potassium? my husband had a heart attack and is on a low salt diet. we have substituted potassium for salt and now his potassium level is too high. he regularly eats ...
 

What causes high potassium and protein levels?

I was feeling unwell for a couple of weeks so the doctor took bloods, it came back that I had high protein levels, the doc retook them 2 weeks later then they showed high postassium levels so they retook them today, i am feeling sick a lot and...
 

High potassium levels. Had left ankle fused after accident. Could this be the cause for high potassium?

further surgery in March 2013 could this be the cause of the high pottasium. ...
 

How safe is taking Lisinopril to control high potassium levels?

Hello my name is Bob. A couple of days ago I had blood work done to check again my high potassium ...) and yesterday dizziness. Is this an effect from high potassium levels? Should this be a concern? I have been ...
 

What causes high potassium count in blood test report?

Doctor Rynne, I have recently had a blood test that showed a very high potassium count. My Primary Care Doctor sent me back for another test which came back with a high reading again. I have not seen my ...
 

Suggest treatment for low platelet count and high potassium

am not sure I understood her correctly as to the cause. My platelet count was 186 and she said this was abnormal. The other was my potassium count was 5.9 which she said was high. I was wondering what could ...
 

Could the presence of high potassium levels being caused by kidney stones?

was dehydrated. They did blood work, i.v. and sent him home after telling him his potassium level was high. Could the kidney stones have caused this? He had been in the same e.r. the week before because of stones, they did ...
 

High potassium levels. Taking Kayexalate. Borderline diabetic. Swollen penis, lymph in groin

My husband has high potassium levels which are now controlled by two teaspoons of Kayexalate a day. He is also borderline diabetic. What do you think is causing his high potassium levels and will he ...
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What would cause a high potassium level?
Hi there, there are plenty of conditions which can cause high potassium levels but if you have this condition then the most probable cause could be kidney dysfunction and it would be advisable to get a complete urine examination, serum creatinine and other kidney function profile done and consult a physician at your earliest. Take care
 
What food or drug will help me lower my Potassium levels? Level was 5.7. I am 68 years old female with Crohns. Had a heart attack 11 yrs ago.
High Potassium levels can be treated with a Intravenous glucose and insulin mixture effectively. Also some pottassium chelators taken orally.
 
My legs get weak/droopy feeling as soon as i start drinking beer. But im still alert and not even close to being tipsy.
Hi In some people consumption of beer can cause fall in potassium level and may lead to muscle weakness or even paralysis. I advise you to either avoid beer or eat high potassium food like banana before you drink beer.
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