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what food can we eat to help lower carbon dioxide

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Dr. James Lin
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Here are some ...: Was the reported value from a one-time test? Do you have problem to breath? How is the significance of this value possibly implying to your clinical s ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Heart failure: CHF can cause a degree of acidemia. This is reflected by decreased bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate) in the electolyte panel. This is not carbon dioxid ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience Preventive Medicine
Depends on Basis: Co2 in water is carbonic acid & is rapidly changed, under CNS control, so as to adjust blood ph. If we ventilate (breath) faster with less activity, c ... Read More
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Dr. Yong Wen
Dr. Yong Wen answered
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Co2 level low: This means acidosis. 18 is not too low. It could mean kidney problem or hyperventilation. You should see a kidney doctor for a more complete evaluatio ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
CO2: Can affect decision-making ability.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sanders
15 years experience Pulmonology
See below: We breathe in oxygen and breathe out carbon dioxide. If there is a problem with gas exchange, carbon dioxide can build up in your blood and cause hyp ... Read More
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Dr. Benjamin Nguyen
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Exhalation of CO2: Pco2 decreases with hyperventilation because carbon dioxide is a waste product produced by the body as a result of aerobic metabolism. If activity in ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Atul Singh
27 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
High bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate) : Simple answers yes. The high bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate) is usually due to another process and either the kidney or the ling change the levels. W ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Zeitler
38 years experience Anesthesiology
No: There is a feed back system at work. It is the co2 (carbon dioxide) levels in the blood that drive the breathing center in the brain. When you hyper ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Sussmane Stubbs
34 years experience Sleep Medicine
Respiration: When you exercise multiple physiological processes occur. You metabolize more thus producing more co2. Co2 is scrubbed from the blood by the lungs to ... Read More

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