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Hypokalemia causing pins and needles

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Dr. Rovena Murati MD

nurse conclude that a history of which of the following conditions place the client at risk for hypokalemia well I would like to know if the answer would be chronic renal failure or cirrhosis of the liver ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rovena Murati ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

What are the effects of 4mg XXXXXXX gum on potassium levels View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Taher Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Praveen Tayal MD

Hi Doc, do you think hypokalemia causes muscular strength or even muscullar distrophy ? My son has a hypokalemia caused by renal tubular acidosis , now he has a difficulty to walk, but after I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Divakara MD

Hi Doctor, My mother has taken overdose of sugar medicine. Her age is around 67 We have taken her to immediate hospital. She is in icu . Her codition is not good. We noticed Yesterdy she has sodium level 120 inspite of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Divakara ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Sameer Maheshwari MD

i had an SVT first one was serverly dehyrated, and K level was below normal. i had been taking HCTZ for blood pressure for 2 prior years without K tablets. Had a heart XXXXXXX showed grossly open heart arteries except for... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sameer Maheshwari ( Cardiologist)

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Dr.  Parth MD

for the test is because I have a history of hypokalemia and we are trying to find out why. I am on Klor-con 8 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Parth ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr.  Parth MD

of heaviness on the sternum and the need to breath manually . I have been previously diagnosed with Hypokalemia ... be causing all of this, including the potassium deficiency? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Parth ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

I have a bicornuate uterus and suffer from hypokalemia. My doctor has ordered a renal ultrasound. What could be wrong with my renal function to cause hypokalemia? I am aware that there could be some ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

that it was the alcohol and weed that caused the hypokalemia? ... hypokalemia, 2.9. I have been outside in the heat for the past week all day doing work in the backyard ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash ( Ophthalmologist)
Dr. Divyaprakash Dewangan MD

I am having severe muscle cramps in hands and arms secondary to treatment for hypoklemia. My hands started cramping in the ED while receiving an IV with 20 mEq of K. Told nurse and dr who blew me off sent home with oral K.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Divyaprakash Dewangan ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.   Luchuo Engelbert Bain MD

Hi and thanks for the query, Hypokalemia means low blood calcium and has various causes. It must be very important to carefully get to know the origin, the family history, other medical conditions, the...

Dr. Prasad MD

Hypokalemia can be corrected with supplements. However it has potential to cause dangerous arrhythmias which needs immediate medical attention. I hope he is monitored under intensive care setting.

Dr. Raju A.T MD

There is no direct causality , but the malnutrition caused by Methamphetamine abuse can lead to deficiency of the electrolytes specially potassium.