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On potassium citrate. Is it safe to take?

Hi how are you? I m on potassium citrate 99 mg tablets per day and I take them everyday. A doctor on this Site recommended that I take no more than three of them per day but on their container it says take 1 ...
 

What causes palpitations with fluctuation in potassium levels?

had given me some potassium pills I just took 20 meq and a half of a 10meq. To boost up the 3.5 . Is that ok ? How long does it take to work ? Besides not eating vehgies ot fruits isnthis make potassuom does ...
 

Why does Potassium levels go down and how can it be brought up?

if the levels change hourly ? Daily ? Are these numbers up and down 1-2 days apart ok? And how long does it take for the potssium pill take to work ? I dont eat veggies or fruits .. Dont like bananas a d i do drink one cup of OJ ...
 

Is it safe to take 75mg of potassium with Olmetec daily?

of potassium included in the daily dosage.. The multi vitamin pill I take dailly has potassium iodide 196mcg. Is this amount of potassium safe to take with the Olmetec? Sincerely, XXXX ...
 

Is 196mcg of potassium safe to be taken with Olmetec?

of potassium included in the daily dosage.. The multi vitamin pill I take dailly has potassium iodide 196mcg. Is this amount of potassium safe to take with the Olmetec? XXXX ...
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Can lower potassium lead to swelling in calves? How to keep potassium levels normal?

and was given an iv of pottasium for 4 days.My Dr. wants me to take pottasium pills every day. Can you tell me anything about this and how can i keep my pottasium normal. Thank you so much ...
 

How best can one maximize potassium absorption rate?

My mom has had leg swelliing problems .She takes a potassium supplement and two blood pressure pills. One is DILTIAZEM 240MG. the other is DIOVAN 160MG. Could one of these be blocking her potassium ...
 

Low potassium levels, having bronchitis. On steroids, antibiotics. Remedies to increase levels of potassium?

hi im patty 54 and for some time now my potassium is being low i take extra pills but still low why ... shots steroid and antobic not saying to much shy potassium low just say to much water pil so u up my ...
 

What is the cause for high levels of potassium in the body?

I am 76 yrs an active male that works daily and the doc says I have a high count of potassium ... what would cause this. I don t take a lot of pills but I have a lot of gas and take tums a lot to calm ...
 

Blood test results potassium too high, taking potassium pill everyday. What are the side effects?

I have just talked to my doctor s office after results of blood test. They say my potassium is too high.60 year old woman taking potassium pill every day among other vitamins and prescriptions. What ...
 

Taking medication for low potassium levels. Feels very sleepy. Unable to drive also. Related to potassium levels?

i have low potassium fairly regularly, but have been taking prescription potassium pills (when I ... over and slept for about 20 minutes. do you think this tiredness is related to my potassium? ...
 

What causes low potassium in the body and what are the potassium rich food which do not raise blood sugar?

what causes low potassium? my family doctor has me taking potassium pills again. this seems to be happening a lot since I hit 60. what foods besides white potatoes have it? I tend to avoid the potatoes ...
 

Does having a pill of losartan potassium increases hunger ?

Does Losartan potassium increase hunger? My mom started to take one pill per day for high blood pressure . She always complain hunger after taking a full meal one hour ago. Is this normal?? ...
 

How can I stop the leaking of potassium in my kidneys ?

Hi my name is Steve and i have a problem with my kidneys leaking pottassium, I m curintly taking 3000 mg of pottasium a day just to keep me at 3.8-4.0 in my blood , my question is how do you stop ...
 

Light headed, sweating profusely. Low potassium level. Cause?

I have low potassium levels. In September 14, I took a blood test and it was 3.3. My cardiologist put we on a potassium pill to take on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays. Today at work, I got light headed ...
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what are the benefits of diclofenac potassium
Hi, Diclofenac potassium is a NSAIDs type of medicine. It is basically used in all types of pain conditions. It should be taken after meals and never empty stomach as can cause hyper-acidity. It should not be taken without doctor's prescription as can cause side effects.
 
My muscles in my back alway are stiff and hurt. Even thoufh i work out , why?
Hello, Thanks for the query to H.C.M. Forum. May be due to deficiency of potassium or Vitamin E . Take Vitamin E for 3 months and you will be alright. Green leafy vegetable contains potassium along banana. Regular exercise will provide good relief. Good luck. Dr. HET
 
Why do I get calves cramp during and after a basketball game. Im drinking alot of water and its not helping, so what do i do?
Hi, It can be due to potassium lack after sweating. Eat a banana before your games and make it a regular habit. take care.
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