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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? ...
 

Suggest treatment for low potassium levels

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

Suggest treatmendt for low potassium level

Grandma is 84 and found out she have hemorrhoid . went to do colonscopy test and found out her kidney is mot functioning properly. went to treatment on the kidney only to find out her potassium is low ...
 

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. ...
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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 is the impact of low potassium level in body?

I ve been having dull, constant pains on the left side of my chest, but I can t really point out a specific spot in particular. Also, I feel like my vision and thought is pretty cloudy . My potassium blood ...
 

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 are symptoms of low potassium level?

that this is due to his potassium level, as I dont think he is eating enough bananas. thank you hayley ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Light headed, sweating profusely. Low potassium level. Cause?

I have low potassium levels. In September 14, I took a blood test and it was 3.3. My cardiologist put we on a potassium pill to take on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays. Today at work, I got light headed ...
 

Diagnosis of high heart rate, low potassium level, and fever?

bladder. The night of onset, his BP was 200/150, heart 150bpm, and dangerously low potassium level ...
 

What would cause low potassium levels in a patient ?

Hi Dr Stephen. I was wondering,,what would cause low potassium levels in a patient? My sister was brought to the E.R 2 days ago, because she was having hallucinations. Seeing things,people that were ...
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Does smoking pot correlate with potassium levels? I went to doctor for low potassium and today im drinking lots of liquid.
Hi, Thanks for your query. Yes, it can. Smoking can cause free radical injury at the cellular level which can result in potassium imbalance. Regards,
 
28 y.o. fem w/ 100 degree fever for 4 weeks. vomiting first 3 days. not contagious. low back pain throughout. low potassium and new strep infection last 2 days.
Please get your widal test done along with smear for malarial parasite.
 
had blood work thurs it showed high wbc and low potassium but thats always like that i now have dark circles under my eyes & feel drained what could cause this?
Low potassium means your duet is inadequate in fruits and multivitamins and oxidants. These may he the reason for the drained out feeling. Make a diet have 3 portions of fruit the whole day about 100 gm each. For he dark circles you better see a dermatologist
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