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What are the symptoms of low potassium?

I want to know the symptoms of low potassium? Lately I'm having terrible spontanous muscle cramps ... about low potassium? Help! XXXXXXX ...
 

What are the causes of low potassium?

What are the causes of low potassium? Can experiencing second hand smoke from cigars and so etching called hooka cause potassium levels to plummet and white cell counts to rise to 16000 in a teenager? ...
 

Is low potassium a symptom of hypothyroidism?

on potassium or are these symptoms of hypothyroidism? what natural remedy do you recommend? Don't know where ...
 

Suggest treatment for low potassium levels

". Ordered potassium pills but at this point - I feel like intervening. I have not eaten for a week ... keep water going. What I want to know is if I should just try to increase potassium by food. It seems ...
 

What causes low potassium levels?

Critically low potassium. Was down to 1.9 but now almost normal taking 80 MEQ potassium a day ... for other ideas. The low potassium issue has been going on for several years. ...
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Low potassium level. Help?

my grandmother was hospitalized two months ago for low potassium, electrolyte and something else, and someone told her that since she was defincent on that she only has 5yrs to live. im trying to convince her ...
 

Suggest treatment for low potassium level

My father was recently detected with low potassium as went still when we took him to the hospital. After being admistered with oral and IV potassium he was discharged from the hospital with 3.4 level ...
 

What causes low potassium level in blood?

to have a low potassium. My only other issue is that I suffer from insomnia ...I am 26 and was just put on Potassium supplements daily. I am not on diuretics, no illnesses, I am ...
 

What causes low potassium level?

i have just been in hospital as as my potassium level crashed to 2.2 could this have been due to me giving birth (8 weeks ago) im really worried as it had caused me to have high blood pressure and heart ...
 

What are the symptoms of low potassium and cortisol?

what does it indicate is my potassium and cortisol levels are low, i have no energy. I am 64 years old and weigh 185 lbs. I have been diagnosed with autoimmune deficiency following a horrible wreck ...
 

Is it possible to get pregnant with low potassium levels?

Can i still get pregnant with low potassium? I have been trying to get pregnant for the last 4 months and no luck. i receantly found out my potassium levels are low and my dr is gonna give me a diet ...
 

Could fainting be due to low potassium?

I passed out last week and still am feeling poorly. I am a 43 year old female. My blood work showed low potassium and I have started an rx for potassium chloride 20 meq 2xdaily. I also had a halter ...
 

What causes low potassium levels?

My name is Joni Hall I am 57 just during a routine check up, the Dr. found I had a HB of 39 upward to 42. Went to my physician today my heart beat was 62. The Dr. ordered some XRays & blood work up.. Found out I have low pottasium, he ordered a...
 

Is low potassium normal during pregnancy?

and it said my potassium is low being at 3.2. Should I be concerned and should I contact the on call doctor ...
 

What causes low potassium levels?

I am a 32 year old female, s/p roux-en-y gastric bypass in Dec 2013. In August, my potassium became ... that increased to 60mEq daily because my body is not maintaining potassium levels (3.3 and under on 40mEq). I ...
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What other things can cause low potassium level then diarrhea or vomiting
hi, Dehydration, diarrhoea, excessive sweating and laxative abuse are common causes of low potassium levels. It may also be caused by a lack of potassium in the diet; ...hit thanks plz
 
I have recently been diagnosed with low potassium I'm just wondering if tiredness is a side effect of Low potassium
Hello Thanks for query. Your tiredness is likely to be due to low Potassium levels.However you need to check it again to confirm whether it is really low because level of potassium goes down whenever there is severe loss of potassium due to vomiting ,diarrhea or prolonged low intake . Dr.Patil.
 
I can't focus my eyes on other people's eyes, they feel jittery why?
It could be nystagmus or due to low potassium. Please consult your ophthalmologist for an exam.
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