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Posted 24 Jan 2012 by • 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 Mar 2017 by • 1 answer
I have cirrhosis of the liver and undergo paracentesis far too often now. My last one was Friday (3/10) and they had a nephrologist look over my blood work. They called me yesterday to tell me that my potassium level in my kidneys was very low. I'm unable to get through to my primary care ...
Posted 17 Jan 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 15 Jul 2016 by • 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 • 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 11 Jun 2014 by • 1 answer
Posted 9 Apr 2016 by • 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 11 Mar 2016 by • 1 answer
Posted 17 Feb 2016 by • 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 3 Nov 2015 by • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 18 Mar 2013 by • 1 answer
Posted 28 Aug 2012 by • 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.
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