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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Allergy and Immunology 29 years experience
Low sodium: Bananas help with low potassium not sodium. Low sodium is treated with water restriction or adjustment of medications, if you are on blood pressure me... Read More
Dr. David Sneid
Endocrinology 41 years experience
No foods: Will lower sodium levels in your body as it is an essential component without which you'd die quickly. If your sodium is too high you may be slightly ... Read More

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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Vomiting: If it were only nausea, drinking flat Coca-Cola or flat ginger ale would be recommended, but repeated vomiting is more serious and you should notify t... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
The clothing chain: This isn't a medical question. But each company has different policies about drug testing.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Potassium: I haven't found that that class of antihypertensive medications(ARB's), cause hyponatremia and have not caused hyperkalemia unless the patient had kid... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 51 years experience
Only mild effect: If HBP don't wait to take drugs to avoid complications
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
Yes: Bananas are a tasty source of calories and also fiber. You can use a banana as part of your diet including supplementary intake for exercise.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tom Harrington
Internal Medicine 42 years experience
Diuretics: You are concerned about potassium. If your potassium is indeed low (which is not always the case) bananas would be one good means to increase dietar... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Moderation: If you consume a large amount of bananas it may cause constipation.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Francine Yep
Family Medicine 31 years experience
Yes!: Those are both great grab-and-go breakfasts. How about adding a little dab of nut butter with your banana (for protein)? Enjoy!
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Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Hoanswered
Infectious Disease 14 years experience
Yes: I'm not entirely sure what the question is, but from what i'm guessing, the answer is yes - energy from bananas will be used, (or stored as fat) the s... Read More

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