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I am an 85 year old male taking 4 sodium chloride tablets per day due to low sodium issues?

Posted 5 days ago by Bugandrugman32 0 answers

Each time I take the medicine it causes me to foam from the mouth and I need to spit for several hours. It's very annoying. Does anyone know what causes this and if there is something I can do to prevent it. My doctor seems at a loss as to the cause or what to do?

What does low sodium mean?

Posted 25 Dec 2017 by Aleida Mejia 2 answers

Blood results detected low sodium levels

Diabetes Insipidus - I am 54 years old and have had DI since 1988. My diagnosis is idiopathic. I?

Posted 24 Sep 2017 by Iowact 2 answers

... was taking DDAVP nasal spray (10mcg) 2-3 times per day and managing very well!! This past August I was feeling terrible and had blood work done which indicated a dangerously low sodium level (113) which sent me to the ER and 5 day hospital stay! Drs believe I was taking too much DDAVP which ...

Is it OK to gargle with low sodium table salt containing potassium?

Posted 25 Apr 2017 by chewjeremy 0 answers

I find using such concentrated gargles work better then normal salt but sometimes cause some sort of burning in the back of my throat that result in what feels like painful ulcers that can take days to heal. I am concerned daily use of such a gargles may cause cancer due to the throat sores I seem ...

Hydrochlorothiazide - need to stop hctz due to low sodium levels?

Posted 18 May 2016 by Jimmy R 1 answer

Do I need to drink more water when I stop taking hctz? I want to switch from diovan/hctz 160/12.5 to losartan 100. I'm concerned because my sodium levels have been low in last two tests, a problem I suspect this water pill is exacerbating. Currently, I urinate a WHOLE lot but during an earlier ...

Hyponatremia - Can symptoms of chronic low sodium get worse at some times more than others?

Posted 15 Oct 2015 by maryjos 0 answers

I am just wondering as I am being diagnosed with chronic low sodium and I would say that within the last 2 1/2 years have developed bad motion sickness but not all the time and am wondering if it just symptoms coming and going.

Hydrochlorothiazide/Triamterene - I have Menieres. I take Triamterene 37.5 as a diuretic to excrete?

Posted 5 Feb 2015 by PoetsCorner 1 answer

I take the drug to excrete sodium and I keep a pretty low sodium diet below 1200mg daily. I would like to ween myself off the drug given it lowers blood pressure and I feel it could also be contributing to ED. My main concern is the potential of suffering a Menieres attack once I am off the drug. ...

Will taking paxil lower my wifes sodium levels?

Posted 23 Oct 2014 by blackbeard71 1 answer

She is 65 years old, slightly overweight, does not take a diuretic. She has lower baseline sodium levels. She developed low sodium 6 months ago while taking Zoloft and a diuretic.

Pristiq - low sodium in blood?

Posted 12 Jul 2013 by jackrabbitbbn 2 answers

I have been taking pristiq for about one year now. I am having problems with low sodium in my blood low blood pressure any fast heart rate when standing. Does anyone know if this would be caused by Pristiq. I have tried so many other antidepressants but have had too many side effects. I do not know ...

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