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foods block potassium absorption

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Potassium absorption: Potassium is easily absorbed by the GI tract but certain potassium tablets with hard coating aren't as easily absorbed.

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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vythilingam Alagappan
38 years experience Bariatrics
Yes that s fine: By 2 hours most of the absorption from the stomach is done
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Dr. Corey Clay
9 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Dangerous: The thought process here is dangerous. Too much potassium can be deadly. Perhaps more importantly, I suspect you are having symptoms that you attribu ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alok Agrawal
33 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
See below: Foods low in potassium are apples, grapes, mushrooms, bell peppers and refined grains. Some of the high potassium foods are broccoli, lima beans ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Partial list: : http://www.momswhothink.com/diet-and-nutrition/foods-high-in-potassium.html apricots, dried artichoke avocados, raw bananas, raw beets, coo ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. W. james Chon
24 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Many K+ high foods: Too many to list but citrus fruits (orange, grapefruit), banana, cantaloupe, tomatoes, potatoes, prunes, raisons, nuts, spinach are some. A comprehen ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Charlap
36 years experience Holistic Medicine
Bananas: Prunes. Nuts, beans, sweet potatoes, winter squash, broccoli, lentils, and of course banana to name a few.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Potassium rich foods: Foods that contain liberal amounts of potassium as citrus fruits, beans, chocolate, tomatoes, cola drinks, both sweet and regular potatoes with their ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Fruit & veggies: Bananas, prunes, prune juice, citrus juice, dried apricots, raisins, and cantalope are high in both magnesium and potassium.Potatoes, spinach, avocado ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Kiwi and the : Melons.

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