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how does potassium chloride increase heart rate

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Potassium: Potassium is a crucial electrolyte for cardiac depolarization. Most of the potassium is intracellular. If the extracellular potassium increases it can ... Read More

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
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
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
17 years experience Family Medicine
Potassium: levels can be bad for arrhythmia of the heart, with low levels liable to cause more rhythm problems and issues with muscle spasms. At that level K 3. ... Read More
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Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: If that is resting is high. It will be critical to find out if regular/ irregular. Some of the BP pills can cause tachycardia, high heart rate. Talk t ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ramsay Kuo
25 years experience Urology
Get evaluated ASAP: Low potassium levels, or hypokalemia, can cause potential heart arrhythmias (uneven rhythms) and high heart rates. Also, muscle cramping and weakness ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Pyles
32 years experience Addiction Medicine
Seek medical care: A resting heart rate of 155+ is very concerning. The potassium needs to be corrected. Seek medical attention immediately. The dizziness and difficulty ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
He: not enough information to speculate, best to discuss in detail with your doc

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