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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 ...
 

Is there a treatment for the rash associated with low potassium?

Is there a treatment for the rash associated with low potassium? It looks like she has been scalded with hot water. ...
 

What causes low potassium level in body?

t are some of the causes of low potassium? Can alcohol use cause it? ...
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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Suggest treatmemt to cure low potassium level

years or so. I am 56 and weigh 218 @ 5 6 . I just found out I have low Potassium and now given Potassium ... Potassium Chlor., if I am taking a water pill. Should I be concern? Thank you in advance. M king ...
 

What causes low potassium level with diabetes?

I take 5mg bendroflumethiazide ,5mg amlodipine and 16 mg candesartan as a replacement for valsartan ,on a blood test yesterday my doctor phoned this morning to say I had low potassium levels ...
 

What are the foods that contain low Potassium?

My husband was told by his kidney doctor that he had way to much potassium in is body and he was passing some blood through his kidneys. My question is: What can I feed him that would be safe/ He is 77 ...
 

Could the Diuretic medications cause low potassium?

I just had bloodwork done and have low potassium- 2.9 and have been put on potassium medication. I ... of the low potassium? Also, I have high uric acid- 7.7- could this also be caused by the diuretic? ...
 

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 ...
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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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