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Losing electrolytes in your body

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What controls the electrolyte and fluid balance of the body and how can I keep it normal?

Hi I have chest pain that is dependent on the electrolyte and fluid balance in my body. I can have it all balanced out and then drink some water to throw it all off again. What controls these mechanisms ...
 

Have muscle twitching and twitching in calves, arms and feet. MRI of brain normal. Electrolytes in balance. Suggestions?

Hi past few weeks I have had these funny vibration feelings in my legs. I also have been having muscle twitching ALL over my body. in my calves, arms, triceps, feet, fingers, underneath my chest. I ...
 

Diabetes. Sweat a lot. Drinking Gatorade. Is there a good electrolyte replacement mix that is good for diabetics?

losing a lot of salts working. I have been drinking Gatorade, but A it is expensive and B it has a whole lot of sugar. Is there a good electrolyte replacement mix that is good for diabetics ...
 

Have weight gain, sore joints. Found elevated electrolytes in blood. What does this mean?

wanting to know what elevated electrolytes in your blood mean as well as elevated potassium levels ..., problem losing it, sore joints, particularly in my ankles and feet and neck, i have a gluten intolerance ...
 

Suggest treatment for recurring electrolyte imbalance

I have chronic hep c since 1991. I had seed implants for prostate Ca., 9/2009. Two weeks later, i started to have a problem with my sodium and potassium levels. My sodium was so low and potassium so high, i was hospitalized for 8 days until it was...
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Tingling sensation in leg, sleeping feeling. Can it be from body losing electrolytes because of ex-lax?

some relieve. could it be from my boby loosing its electrolytes because of the ex-lax? i m so miserable ...
 

Have thyroid and electrolyte problems. Concerned about paralytic attacks and falling while pregnant

graves disease, treated by radioiodine therapy when I was 21. Three years ago, I started to get full body ... to a maternal/fetal medicine specialist. They are getting familiar with electrolyte imbalances and taking ...
 

Tiredness, back pain, dizziness, high blood sugar, high electrolytes, body odour, constipation, shakey. Advice?

) and high electrolytes. I also suddenly have body odor , which isn t normal. I am also constipated, although ...
 

Constant thirst, urinating frequently, hunger. Taking gatorade and electrolyte. Explain?

include drinking Gatorade for the electrolytes often), I urinate often (every hour on the hour during ... to lose than I would like. If you could help! ...
 

Suffered food poisoning, lost water weight, electrolytes, on supplements for diarrhea. Samll red dots on the skin. What's going on ?

lost all my water weight and electrolytes in my body. After supplementing me with electrolyte powder, I ... scarred of what is going on with my body. Are the red dots a result of the bacteria that is still in my ...
 

Pregnant, taken lots of tamarind, frequent bowel movement, sweating, stomach pain, feels tired, taken electrolyte

a feeling of empty stomach, i got very tired, whole body started sweating and had stomach pain . Its now 7.40 and loose motion already stopped around 5.30 PM, all i took was a electrolyte . Is this loosemotion at week ...
 

Feeling of dehydration and frequent urination, take plenty of water with electrolyte tablets, withdrawn allergy medicine. Remedy?

claratin D. I ve made sure my water intake is high good and have even added an electrolyte tablet to my water the first few months to get my body used to retaining the water again. However, I still have ...
 

Could dizziness, heavy leg and panic with high electrolytes while having irregular food habits serious?

s body. My legs feel heavy when I walk etc. I have been like this for about a week. I am also feeling a bit panicky in my chest. Last week my blood test came back with high electrolytes (particularly ...
 

Electrolyte imbalance. Watery stools. Can Econorm be given?

My mother is having Electrolytes Imbalance and due to this she was been Hospitized twice in May 12 and November12 But she is now ok with the electrolytes as after conducting the test the report shows normal ...
 

Heart palpitations, increased pulse. EKG, blood test normal. Electrolyte imbalance or hormones?

78. It happens just about everyday, I heard about an electrolyte imbalance or hormones..just curious ...
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pins and needles feeling throw your body what does that mean
This is likely to be due to vitamin B 12 deficiency, thyroid imbalance or electrolyte deficiency. You can start with methylcobalamin supplements and see if it helps.
 
hi doc why do we get catch/ crams in body
Hi Shany, Thanks for your query. Cramps occur most commonly due to muscle spasms. Other causes are calcium and Vitamin deficiencies, electrolyte imbalance, muscle disorders, muscles' nerves disorders- to name a few. Dr. Rakesh Karanwal
 
All over constaint body aches, whats going on?
Hello, The reasons could be several ranging from simple exertion, electrolyte imbalance, vitamin deficiencies, anemia, hormonal as in premenstrual stage of the cycle, malaise due to some systemic or local infection, viral fevers, atmospheric pollution and so on. Proper diagnosis needs complete evaluation by a physician. Hope this helps.
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