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Signs your potassium is low

Premium Questions

Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

Hi, My name is XXXX. I have been on Lasix for many years, and my potassium has run low for the last twenty. I have been taking prescribed potassium for about that long - most recently five 20 meq daily... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ravi Bansal MD

's in a hospital under observation. He refuses to be put on dialysis. His potassium levels were down, therefore the doctors are giving him potassium. He's passing urine normally and his other body functions... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ravi Bansal ( Nephrologist)
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

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
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

occassions and see no improvements in conditions. After thorough search online, could i just be low on potassium or are these symptoms of hypothyroidism? what natural remedy do you recommend? Don't know... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rovena Murati ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Katherine Panganiban MD

Can low potassium be a sign of gallbladder disease. I have been through a nightmare of gi tests ... has low potassium levels, about a year ago I had elevated liver levels. Is it possible... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Katherine Panganiban ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Blerina Pasho MD

I have been told by my physician that I have hypertension d/t a low potassium level but I am prescribed lisonopril for my DBP runs in the 90 s. Potassium level are usually 3.2-3.6 on all of my blood ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Blerina Pasho ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Madan Kartiya MD

is sore to touch. could this be a sign of low potassium levels or calcium levels? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Madan Kartiya ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

low sodium, and potassium,with dehydration. would missing her meds for three day s cause this to happen. she was acting like she was drunk, and out of it. she also is starting to show signs ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ronald Schubert ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. K. Naga Ravi Prasad MD

why do I have muscle cramps , charlie horses almost everyday. It is becoming more 4 to 6 times a day.? I understood that this was a sign of low potassium. My husband takes 20 Mq 2 times a day. I have ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. K. Naga Ravi Prasad ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Raju A.T MD

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,

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.     Sameer Kumar MD

timolol eye drops are used in very low dose schedule and hence cannot cause noticeable change in the potassium levels. Regards