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Dr. Katherine Mcgraw

Pediatrics
Mitchell, SD
20 years experience female

About

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Pediatric Hospitalist and Integrative medicine physician

Specialties
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Pediatrics

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

102 Answers
158 Agrees
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katherine Mcgraw
Pediatrics 20 years experience
See your PMD: I would advise you make an appointment with your primary MD
A 8-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katherine Mcgraw
Pediatrics 20 years experience
Half life: The half life of Solu-Medrol can be 18-36 hours depending on each person's rate of metabolism. It is exceeted through the urine
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Katherine Mcgraw
Pediatrics 20 years experience
Yes: Long term use has proven to cause decreased magnesium levels. This is infrequent in children and infants but can happen. If you infant is formula fed then getting magnesium through that but if breat fed would recommend multivitamin drops once daily. Also rarely infant can develop alopecia w use of antacids

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Mcgraw is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Mcgraw is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you so much! I'll let him know!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you , bless you.
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Thank for your response are you able to give a broad overview

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Texas Medical School at Houston, TX
Graduated 2001MD
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