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Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
Electolytes: If too high they kill you. If too low they kill you. Good question for Wikipedia.

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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Electrolytes: An electrolyte is any substance containing free ions that make it electrically conductive. Electrolyte solutions are normally formed when a salt is pl ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Sodium, potassium: These are the most common to have imbalance but also magnesium, calcium, chloride and phosphorus are all electrolytes since by definition they all hav ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Reginald Gohh
30 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Cell function: Different electrolytes such as sodium, potassium, chloride and calcium are required for the proper function of the cells of the body. The concentrati ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Electrolyte problem: Please rephrase your question to get a meaningful answer. Do you mean that some of your electrolytes are elevated? Please either ask the physician who ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raj Singh
Dr. Raj Singh answered
10 years experience in Internal Medicine
please clarify: There are numerous electrolytes in the body. Please be specific.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience in Urology
Here are some...: Of course, intravenous injection is faster than oral intake, but what made you think of quick electrolyte supplement? Known to us, the body is a wonde ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Electrolyte drinks: Healthtap Doctors are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines.
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Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Huh?: Not sure what you mean. Electrolytes are found commonly in almost every aqueous solution and salts o all sort are everyday household items. Not sure ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Low electrolytes: You may have a low sodium, Potassium Chloride or calcium levels in your blood. The first 3 could be seen in someone taking diuretics. Please provide m ... Read More
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