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How to bring down very high potassium levels

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What does high potassium levels indicate?

lab doing a routine (fasting) blood test this morning that my potassium levels are high and she advised me to hospital. Pls adv what the symptoms of hi pot levels are, and how soon should I go ...
 

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 ..., high in potassium. Can you tell me why those results are so high? ...
 

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 ...
 

Medication for high potassium levels in blood.

is one of the medication high in potassium? ...
 

What causes high potassium levels with history of kidney stones?

fatigued, a little dizziness , and my heart rate at times gets down to the low 50's. I'm curious about my potassium levels and kidney function. I seem to be urination fine. Would there be anything else to look ...
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What is the treatment for the stage III kidney disease with high Potassium levels?

HAVE ME BACK IN STAGE 3 BUT MY POTASIUM IS HIGH. mY KIDNEY DR ISN T GIVING ME ANY GUIDANCE ON HOW ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ... blood work then and said nothing about elevated potassium levels. ...
 

Is it safe to take Gracinia Cambogias supplements if I have high potassium levels?

the Gracinia Cambogias suppliments, is this safe the potassium level is a little hight and I know on Lisinopril potassium lower my blood levels?? Thank you - Noelani ...
 

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 ...
 

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

I have high pottasium in my blood tests, I had a serious accident in 2002 where my left leg and ankle were crushed it was reconstructed with titanium plates and screws, it wasfound to be unstable in April 2012 and I had the metal removed and my...
 

Persisting high potassium levels after following advised diet. Could this be due to high alcohol consumption?

My husband has had blood tests. That show he is very high in his potassiam. He was told to go on a certain diet. He followed it for a month but he went off (said he felt fine ). Well the symptoms are back. My question is can alcohol consumption...
 

Having migraine, abdominal pain, blotchy skin, high potassium levels. Family history of heart disease. Inter-related?

blotchy. My blood potassium level has measured 5.9 for 3 blood draws over a period of 2 years ...
 

Heart failure, dyslipidemia. High potassium level, high pulse and BP. Headache. What to do?

hello, our Neighbor have III heart failure , HTN, DM-2 and dyslipidemia , she was intolerant to enalapril owing to the development of a dry persistent cough. and her medications on admission are: ASA 100 mg daily, Metformin 850mg three times...
 

Tingling and numbness in the hands, feet and torso. Feeling tired. Is this due to high potassium levels or viral infection?

, initially his potassium levels were higher than normal (there aren t any dietary reasons for this ...
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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.
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