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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 ...
 

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? ...
 

What causes low potassium levels?

weight I gain along with this I am on Kdur 180 MEq a day and stil continue with low potassium issues what else am I able to do but maintain 2 gm Na diet and eat Potassium foods. I have been diagnosed ...
 

Suggest treatment for low potassium levels

What do low potassium levels. 5.1mean? My mother is 87 years old. ...
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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 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? ...
 

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 ...
 

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 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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Can low potassium level cause dizziness?

chest xray, clear chest catscan. could this be low potassium? ...
 

What causes low potassium levels?

most recent blood work shows my potassium level at 3.4 (decreasing from last checkup). Could any of the above be contributing to the loss of potassium in my body? Would it be advisable to take a potassium ...
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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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