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high magnesium in blood

A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Rule out...: There are many possibilities, but if the calcium is really high, you have a parathyroid adenoma until proved otherwise and this may be the real reason ... Read More
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Dr. Su Fairchild
24 years experience Integrative Medicine
RBC: The best test for magnesium deficiency is an RBC magnesium level, not a serum. If you are low in magnesium, your body will pull what it needs from you ... Read More

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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
40 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Normal near high tho: Would avoid mag pills and maalox mylanta since they have mag too. Higher mag levels have the potential of causing irregular heart rhythm.
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Magnesium: Some causes are kidney problem, medications such as laxatives, diabetes, adrenal insufficiency & high parathyroid gland function. Discuss with your at ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
30 years experience Geriatrics
Go see your doc: Amlor is a brand name of amlodipine sold in saudia arabia (http://www.Drugs.Com/international/amlor.Html). Please discuss use of magnesium w/your regu ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Atul Singh
28 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Mag: Did you get your mag checked? If you have normal kidney function you should be able to excrete the mag. There may be no benefit to talking mag unless ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
32 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Magnesium relatively safe even at high levels has been used in high doses in preterm labor formany years.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shahid Rafique
44 years experience Internal Medicine
Multiple causes: Overactivity of parathyroid gland, chronic kidney disease, some medicines and some tumors can cause high calcium and magnesium levels. Some blood diso ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
24 years experience Emergency Medicine
Yes, but not togethr: Your antihypertensive med should not be impacted by mom, but might have absorption problem if take both together--separate by at least 1 hr.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shaym Puppala
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Inherited vs med vs?: The rare inherited Gitelman & Bartter syndromes can cause a loss of potassium & magnesium (in Gitelman & in some cases of Bartter's) in th ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Scott Hacking
18 years experience Family Medicine
Mag citrate: This supplement is too low of a dose to cause changes in blood calcium or potassium. Also your body has independent mechanism to regulate these electr ... Read More
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