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How many potassium pills does it take to kill someone

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How to take potassium pills?

I have XXXXXXX given potassium pills which are enormous by my standards. I cannot possibly swallow .... YYYY@YYYY INSTRUCTIONS ON THE PILL CARD STATE DO NOT CHEW OR CRUSH ...
 

Suggest dosage of potassium suplements

I take no more than 500 mg of potassium a day in fruits and veggies. I am aware that for overall ... symtoms. Im not really a fan of fruits and veggies. What type of potassium pills do you revommend since ...
 

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 ...
 

How can potassium levels be increased?

I am currently taking 40 mg of Lasix a day and I take 120 mg of potassium a day but my potassium .... What can I do to keep my potassium level up? Thank you ...
 

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 ...
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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 to make the system absorb a potassium pill?

My doctor has prescribe a daily potassium pill for me. Almost all of the time this pill simply ... movements. I have tried taking the pill at different times of the day - after a heavy meal or after a light ...
 

Is it fine to take half losartan potassium tablet?

blockers. I am concerned in taking the full dose at one time and would like to split the pill in half .... Is it okay to cut the losartan potassium pill in half? ...
 

How to improve potassium levels in blood?

is trying to get low again. I am on lots of potassium pills morning and night. I am taking a water pill prescribed by my dr. I want to know besides bananas, what can I take to get the potassium level to come up ...
 

Suggest treatment for potassium deficiency

I am taking Olmetec Plus (20 mg/a2.5 mgs.) and I am concerned about leeching potassium from my system. Currently, with my doctor s approval, I am only taking 1/2 a pill each morning and a low ...
 

Is potassium effective in lowering bp?

how long does a potassium would take an effect to the body? just like eating a banana...do i have to wait for how many weeks before i can say that it really has an effect on somehow lowering the blood ...
 

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 ...
 

How can one control the potassium levels in body?

NOW TAKING POTASSIUM PILLS BECAUSE MY LEVEL WAS 2.6. I AM SCHEDULED FOR MAJOR SURGERY (HYSTERECTOMY ... IT IS NOT PREDICTABLE. I AM 51 YEARS OLD. HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO GET MY POTASSIUM LEVEL TO NORMAL? WILL I BE ABLE ...
 

Could night sweats after being on potassium pills be the cause for detected low potassium?

potassium level is low and I am to eat foods high in potassium for 2 days and they will do another blood test to see if it is normal before she goes ahead with the procedure. I have been taking 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 ...
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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
 
can i take amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium tablets while plan b?
Yes you can, there is no problem. Please vote thanks if the answer helped you.
 
how can I coordinate high potassium diet with diabetes diet
You should contact a dietitian for a detailed food regimen.
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