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A 23-year-old male asked:

Taking potassium supplements as fludrocortisone lowers it to 3, on 70meq its 4.1. if potassium intake was high would body excrete it effectively?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 45 years experience
Yes, if: If you have normal renal function, yes, your kidneys will remove any excess.
Last updated Jun 21, 2014


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