Metabolic acidosis

What is Metabolic acidosis?

Metabolic acidosis is condition when body is producing too much acid and kidney is unable to remove excessive acid produced in lungs.

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I had what I thought was a stomach virus for 3 day (nausea, high fevers, severe diarrhea). I finally had my mother bring me to the ER because I...

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I am glad you are feeling better and out of the ICU. There are no longterm effects related to metabolic acidosis, since it was a...

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I went into the ER a few days because the muscles in my legs were so weak i couldnt get up on my own. They did just about every test they could and...

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Thanks for writing to us.
The metabolic acidosis itself is a cause of muscle weakness. This can be caused by a metabolic or electrolyte...

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what exactly would happen if i took 15000 mg of ibuprofen? would this be fatal to me?

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No, this wont be fatal unless you have compromising renal functions. Adequate Hydration will help to throw it away. Platelets needs to be watched....

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