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Low potassium harmful to fetus

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Dr.  Chobufo Ditah MD

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

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Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

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? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Binu Parameswaran Pillai ( Endocrinologist)
Dr.     Rovena Murati MD

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

Answered by : Dr. Rovena Murati ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Raju A.T MD

What causes people to have low potassium? Here is my blood work attached. I also noticed the carbon dioxide level is off too. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Raju A.T ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Indu Kumar MD

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

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Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

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... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anantharamakrishnan ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Anup Vora MD

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... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anup Vora ( Urologist)
Dr. Monish De MD

my mother is 87 and has not eaten in 2 weeks drinks 8 oz of gingerale per day she is home with me on hospice. Before she came home her potassium level was low and then she stopped the iv s and blood work ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Monish De ( Oncologist)
Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda ( Geriatrics Specialist)

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Dr. Paparaja S MD

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

Dr. P. T. Patil MD

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...

Dr. Shanthi.E MD

It could be nystagmus or due to low potassium. Please consult your ophthalmologist for an exam.