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Posted 24 Jan 2012 by bbeyer • 5 answers
... when administering potassium chloride IV and the client complains of severe burning pain in the extremity in which it is infusing?
Posted 15 Jul 2016 by Penguinxpower • 1 answer
NOTE: I do have a doctor s appt. Soon and will be asking same questions, just want some answers from someone who s been through the same or has some knowledge. Ok so, I went to the ER the other day from pain in my chest along with shortness of breath , muscle pain and dizziness. They did a few ...
Posted 6 Jul 2016 by Dante1963 • 0 answers
I take Enalapril Maleate to treat high blood pressure, 20mg once a day. For some time i have been dealing with a heart rate that will go up, sometimes during or after psysical activity, other times without significant activity. Enalapril is supposed to raise potassium levels but in blood tests mine ...
Posted 9 Apr 2016 by CLCIrelynn • 0 answers
I was diagnosed with Hypokalemia recently and was given potassium in both pill form and an IV. I've since gone to the doctors and he feels I need this medicine to help me not be so afraid of it happening again. While reading up on this medicine I've seen Hypokalemia listed as a possible ...
Posted 17 Feb 2016 by jennifermmoore • 0 answers
... diet. It is for my brother, he is on 500ml fluid restriction per day. Not a lot! Just need some menu ideas as he is on the Heamodialysis due to a transplanted Kidney being surgecially removed less than a week ago. He currently has no kidney function and on dialysis 3 times per week for 4 hours ...
Posted 11 Jun 2014 by Martinez1965 • 1 answer
Posted 3 Nov 2015 by gracehebert • 0 answers
I have low potassium levels. Am just starting BP medications for severe BP spikes and a short time ago 500 mg of potassium.
Posted 5 Sep 2015 by Curious about 50 • 0 answers
I have been prescribe K-dur 20 and bio k-20 which is more effective? Are they the same product just different names?
Posted 27 Mar 2014 by Kiljoy • 1 answer
My brother is taking bumetanide- 1mg twice daily and is experiencing many side effects. His symptoms are: leg cramping, severe throat constriction, headache, chest pain, jaw pain, and shortness of breath. The side effects say you can develop hyponatremia, hypokalemia, hypochloremia, and ...
Posted 13 Apr 2013 by cassienino • 9 answers
I am on 2 mg of bumex and 8 mg of exalgo. I am also potassium deficient and take 60 meq a day. What could I possibly take for extreme constipation without lowering my potassium too much! If increasing water consumption is your answer, this will not work because it will be excreted out with the ...
Posted 28 Aug 2012 by beaton 10 • 7 answers
Do they really help? Is there anyone else out ther in this age group who suffers from this problem? it started at 12 when he was under severe stress.
Posted 13 Apr 2012 by hebatullah • 1 answer
Posted 22 Sep 2011 by Debbie284 • 2 answers
... potassium is my GP is a caring and understanding person. I have been to several nephrologists and they act like this is all in my head. My GP would rather not give me the prescription, and believe me it isn't enough to sustain me, I have to supplement with OTC potassium too to keep my ...
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