Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

potassium 200 mg

A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alok Agrawal
34 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Depends: If your kidney function is ok and you are not on medications that increase potassium it is ok.
1
1 thank
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes.: It wouldn't be served if it hurt people. Certainly would not recommend this for patients with stage 4 or worse renal function, but normal kidneys can ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Griffiths
Specializes in Nephrology and Dialysis
Tomatoes: Avoid foods like potatoes, orange juice, carrot and prune juice, bananas and beans. These foods all have large amounts of potassium.
4
4 thanks
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Potassium foods: High potassium foods include citrus, banana, melons, peaches, tomato, potato, pomegranate, meats, and apricots. See AAKP.com, Nutrition Counter.
1
1 comment
A 60-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lonna Larsh
30 years experience 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
3
3 thanks
Dr. John Weeks
45 years experience Family Medicine
Drugs, diet, kidneys: Some blood pressure medications can cause elevation of the potassium level (ace inhibitors), problems with kidney function, certain hormonal problems, ... Read More
9
9 thanks
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
23 years experience Cardiology
Yes: High potassium can lead to numerous problems and could be very dangerous and life threatening. Potassium level in the body is very tightly regulated. ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
ENSURE: Ensure is not low in potassium. It can overload one with potassium if one has kidney impairment.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Yup: The average hot dog has 79 mg of potassium.
A member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Foods or salt subst: There are plenty of high potassium containing fruits & vegetables like bananas or spinach. Potassium salt substitute is another way to raise level.
1
1 thank
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Hi potassium food: Hi potassium intake is the way to go. Eat citrus, tomato, banana, melon, peach, apricot, potato, meats, and similar juices. Figure out why potassium i ... Read More
2
2 comments
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
38 years experience Family Medicine
See below: Potassium has many critical functions throughout the body. The following 2 websites give details as well as good sources in diet: http://www.Umm.Edu/a ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. W. james Chon
25 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Align: Align contains Bifantis (Bifidobacterium infantis 35624) which is a probiotic. The list of ingredients on its website includes cellulose, hypromellos ... Read More
2
2 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month

People also searched for:

Connect by text or video with a U.S. board-certified doctor now — wait time is less than 1 minute!
24/7 visits
$15 per month