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Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
Allegy: allergy

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A 68-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lonna Larsh
29 years experience in Family Medicine
Not enough info here: Your potassium could be high because of a problem taking your blood. If there was difficulty taking your blood, the red blood cells can "lyse" or ope ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hugh Calkins
37 years experience in Cardiac Electrophysiology
Florinef (fludrocortisone) may help: The key to treating pots is lots of salt and fluid. Flornef can also be useful in some patients.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
Potassium rich foods: I don't feel that oatmeal is particularly noted as a potassium rich food compared to bananas, citric juices, vegetables and other friuts.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Berger
40 years experience in Dermatology
Not usually: Used more for yeast.
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Scholand
22 years experience in Infectious Disease
Lotrimin (clotrimazole) spray: Lotrimin (clotrimazole) spray is Miconazole which can be used twice a day to fight the fungus of jock itch. There are other important things to do for ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Spencer
35 years experience in Dermatology
Inflammatory fungus: Clotrimazole is an anti fungal medicine. Betamethasone is a steroid. The combination is useful for inflammatory diseases in areas prone to fungus, suc ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Amerling
39 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Probably: It's unusual to have a potassium that low strictly on a dietary basis, unless you were having frequent vomiting. A balanced diet should provide adequ ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
ItWillNotHelpWithAnt: Even though Betamethasone is sometime recommended as an anti inflammatory cream for rash.But Shingles when treated with Antiviral Drugs and studies ha ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience in Ophthalmology
No: This is a prescription item in the usa but you can get it in mexico.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience in Family Medicine
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 female asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Doctor supervisioion: clotrimazole/betamethasone can be used for jock itch, if that is what it is, under physician supervision.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Overholt
25 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Can be: Though typically it is dosed twice a day.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tamanna Nahar
Specializes in Cardiology
Indapamide: It is a diuretic that decreases Potassium levels. Not used for lipid lowering therapy.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Absolutely Not: This medication will treat inflammation and a fungal infection . Totally wrong for acne. Tje betamethazone may help, bit the antifungal is a waist. Ta ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
No: It's only 32 milliequivalents - It's about the same as eating 4 large bananas.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marcela Riojas
15 years experience in Family Medicine
Cream: Avoid and Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, have adrenal/liver problems, or diabetes. If your symptoms do not improve after 1 or 2 ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience in Radiation Oncology
Diprolene (augmented betamethasone dip) is: Betamethasone; Clotrimazole is an anti-fungal. A steroid cream is not good to use on any infection, but does stop itch and redness, but blunts immune ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Phasouk
17 years experience in Family Medicine
No: None of those medications would be helpful in the resolution of shingles. Clotrimazole is an anti fungal cream and shingles is caused by a virus. Th ... Read More
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A 75-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience in Internal Medicine
What can?: What are you asking to reduce k?
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alok Agrawal
33 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Investigation: Needs investigated by a doctor.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes: All medications have a recommended shelf life.
A male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience in Family Medicine
You could: but they are both anti fungal creams, so I'm not sure what extra benefit you would obtain.
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gena Kluwe
30 years experience in Internal Medicine
On average : About 2 hours.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes it is: Yes it is a steroid cream often used for poison ivy.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Gabelman
40 years experience in Cardiology
Sodium chloride: Nacl sodium chloride commonly known as table salt is an electrical conductor that I have used to assess impulses for an ecg.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience in Dermatology
No.: They are in the same category, i.e. They are both medium-strength steroid creams, and therefore they are used for similar indications, but they are no ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience in Endocrinology
Variable: It can take a long time. Did you taper the steroids slowly or just stop cold-turkey. Sometimes totally normal response never returns. Check w/your doc ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Judith Wolf
39 years experience in Infectious Disease
Both are effective: Both products are antifungals. Though chemically different, they are both FDA approved and prescribed to treat "jock itch" and "athlete's foot".
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
Perfecto!: That's a typical dose. (Don't let the milligram dose fool you-that's only 32 milliequivalents per day total, not much at all).
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Probably: Usually we don't want to use two different antifungal agents at the same time but there is probably no harm in doing so. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) s ... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hammes
27 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Probably not: High potassium may cause life threatening heart rhythm. Best not to mess around with it. If it is high, standard treatments are: reduce dietary inta ... Read More
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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lonna Larsh
29 years experience in Family Medicine
Not immediatelu: A potassium level of 2.5 is not ideal, but it's not immediately dangerous. A low potassium level isn't serious until it is less than about 2.0. That ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robin Merlino
40 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yeast infection: Nystatin treats the yeast infection, triamcinolone treats inflammation. We often use them together when we are not sure what the cause of the infectio ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Be VERY careful: Most of the outfits offering "heavy metal testing" are scams, charging outrageous prices for"tests" intended to get you to buy their nutritional suppl ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
24 years experience in Dermatology
Fungal infections: This combination of medicines (lotrisone) is used for the treatment of superficial fungal infections. It is best to have had some test to prove a fun ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
37 years experience in Dermatology
No : Beclomethasone is a steroid ; Clotrimazole is an antifungal and neither will treat acne. Neosporin is a topical antibiotic but is not commonly used to ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
43 years experience in Internal Medicine
IM potassium: Is very painful and not safe
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Cain
35 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
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 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joel Topf
Dr. Joel Topf answered
25 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Low potassium: I have used the drug for years and never seen any irregular heart beats from it.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Cunnar
26 years experience in Family Medicine
May be error: Elevated potassium can be cause by any number of things. A common cause of a blood sample that wasn't prepared correctly. If the blood sample was he ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajesh Boorgu
26 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Should be monitored: You are probably on this tablet because you have low potassium levels. They are usually well tolerated but some people get gastric upset with these ta ... Read More
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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
31 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: Potassium can be supplemented generally not a permanent condition.
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ibrahim Moussa
17 years experience in Cardiology
Yes: That should not be a problem, it is always better to dilute apple cider in a cup of water to protect your tooth enamel.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience in Addiction Medicine
None: No known interactions. Shouldn't be a problem.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes,but drink it all: You can mix the two together, but then you have to be sure you or your child drinks every last little bit of the combination to get all of the medicin ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Orrin Ailloni-Charas
28 years experience in Anesthesiology
An overdose : Of potassium can stop your heart. Follow your doctor's orders and don't take more than prescribed.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Potassium intake: The amount of potassium (K) intake is dependent on several factors. One is the presence of any kidney disease, another is the amount losses of potassi ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience in Internal Medicine
Don't worry: It's not that bad. It's only mildly low. You can eat more bananas, orange juice, leafy green vegetables, and other vegetables. They contain more pot ... Read More
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