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My son had surgery for pyloric stenosis and now has renal tubular acidosis. Does anyone else child?

Posted 19 Sep 2015 by Hinder2014 0 answers

My son was cut on his shoulder during my c section. I was never told he was by any doctor. My boyfriend told me while we were waiting to have his blood work done. Hours went by. Finally we made it up to a room and we were a family. Not even an hour later the Dr came in and said his "i t" ...

Hi I have just joined this group for renal tubular acidosis. My daughter was born with this?

Posted 8 May 2013 by mariashaikh 3 answers

It was detected when she was 2 1/2 months old. She was put on Soda bicarb and potassium citrate and hydrochlorothyiazide. She is 8.5 years now. In last 5 years or more she had developed bone issue. She has had number of fractures in her legs and in arms. Her legs were operated to insert rush pins. ...

Renal Tubular Acidosis -what else can I try other than baking soda & Bicitra?

Posted 18 Mar 2012 by pconley 1 answer

Found out I have RTA II about 20 years ago. Potassium was at 1/4 %. Was put on Baking Soda every day. Then when pregnant couldn't take it and was put on Bicitra and been back and forth, depending if had insurance. Latest was on baking soda (no insurance). But, been stuggling with stomach ...

Can the burping and bloating in my chest be from the sodium bicarb I take drta? Can I counter them?

Posted 15 Dec 2011 by pwappers 1 answer

I have been taking sodium bicarbonate pills for two years for distal renal tubular acidosis. in the last few months I started experiencing some tightness in my chest. Since I am also on lisinopril for blood pressure I went to my family doc to get checked out. After doing some tests he suggested ...

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