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Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 30 years experience
Use caution.: Salt intake and salt replacements are getting a lot of press lately. Sodium load in a diet is getting out of control due to practices of our food indu... Read More

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
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Dr. James Shoemaker
General Practice 40 years experience
Homemade electrolyte: In a gallon jug, put one-quarter teaspoon of baking soda and add a gallon of water. Squeeze in one-quarter cup of lemon juice. Sweeten to taste with... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Unger
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Unknown: Discuss with your doctor. There are many possibilities. Doctors treat patients not lab tests!
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Potassium Chloride: A supplement for people who do not have enough potassium in the body. This is caused by either taking drugs such as diuretics (water pills) or from ce... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Cain
Nephrology and Dialysis 36 years experience
Essential mineral: Potassium (k) is an element, it is actually a metal and forms salts easily, much like sodium. Potassium is essential to the function of muscle and ne... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
Nephrology and Dialysis 42 years experience
See below: Yes, and also has potential to cause ulcers in the esophagous, [food pipe].
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Benz
Nephrology and Dialysis 47 years experience
Depends.: If you have low potassium usually people take Potassium Chloride but most people tolerate either. Should be discussed with your doctor as to why he/sh... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
Nephrology and Dialysis 48 years experience
Potassium injection: Injecting potassium intravenously is dangerous and, depending on the amount of potassium given that way, can cause a cardiac arrest leading to death. ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
Depends: Depends on the dose, the route of administration, and the rate of administration. During executions, it seems to take 15-30 minutes as best as I can d... Read More

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