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Reason for high potassium level

Premium Questions

Dr.   Shafi Ullah Khan MD

I just received my lab results and my potassium is 6.3, ALT-47 and AST-53- Creatinine is 0.80 mg ..., high in potassium. Can you tell me why those results are so high? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

why those results are so high and is alcohol a direct contributor of the high potassium, ALT, AST ...I just received my lab results and my potassium is 6.3, ALT-47 and AST-53- Creatinine is 0.80 mg ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Binu Parameswaran Pillai ( Endocrinologist)
Dr. Moumita Chakraborty MD

i have high potassium and high calcium levels? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Moumita Chakraborty ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ganesh Sanap MD

is one of the medication high in potassium? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ganesh Sanap ( Radiologist)
Dr. Rini MD

, which is normal with the medicine. I have had occasional peaking of Potassium in my regular KFT tests. In last 6 bi monthly tests, one time potassium came high at 5.4, all other parameters have been normal.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rini ( Cardiologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.   Esmeralda  Sera MD

I just got told I have high levels of potassium and was directed to not drink Gatorade and OJ ... issues. What happens to your body when you have high levels of potassium. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Esmeralda Sera ( Oncologist)
Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

high in my body and my potassium levels are so high. He has yet to give me an answer as to what is going on I have read on here how bad high potassium can be do you have any suggestions for me?... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Sanghvi ( Hematologist)
Dr.  Sumaira Fatima MD

I eat lots of fruit and vegetables, no meat or fish, but eggs, cheese, beans and sometimes lentils. I have always considered my diet to be healthy but my potassium levels are apparently too high. My ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumaira Fatima ( Dietitian & Nutritionist)
Dr.  Manoj P Joseph MD

my md looked at my lab results potassium level high 5.5. he Rx ed kionex which i have just taken. i was told that i would have diarrhea for a while. how long? i need to attend a wedding tomorrow. also is 5 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manoj P Joseph ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.    Albana Sejdini MD

I was feeling unwell for a couple of weeks so the doctor took bloods, it came back that I had high protein levels, the doc retook them 2 weeks later then they showed high postassium levels so they retook ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Anju Choudhary MD

Hi there, there are plenty of conditions which can cause high potassium levels but if you have this condition then the most probable cause could be kidney dysfunction and it would be advisable to get a...

Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

You should contact a dietitian for a detailed food regimen.

Dr. Raju A.T MD

High Potassium levels can be treated with a Intravenous glucose and insulin mixture effectively. Also some pottassium chelators taken orally.