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User Reviews for Veltassa

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Hyperkalemia
10
   
2 reviews 18 medications
Summary of Veltassa reviews 10.0 2 reviews

Reviews for Veltassa

For Hyperkalemia "Long term user of Kayexalate for progressive renal failure with recurring increased K+, waiting for renal transplant, with warnings of GI complications with chronic use by previous and current Nephrologists! Evidence of hyperkalemia as high as 6.2 on labs drawn periodically probably due to unknown high K+ dietary indiscretions. Have been using veltassa 8.4 Gm, daily. Used minimal amount of ice water with equal amount of ice cold apple juice then added contents of package to the fluid in a cocktail shaker, shook vigorously, and swallowed two times after shaking. Occasionally added additional ice water to mix and swallow residual--NO BIG DEAL! Occasional GI gas without being sure that it was from the veltassa-worked well, stabilized K+, and now off daily dose, but take an occasional dose when concerned about dietary indescretions."

   
10

FRED, M.D. May 22, 2018

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For Hyperkalemia "Diarrhea to the point of total liquid, and you feel like your guts are falling out!!! Major passing of gas like I've never experienced before!!! you can have this stuff!!! Not staying on it anymore!!"

Anonymous (taken for less than 1 month) September 24, 2017

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