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A 41-year-old male asked:

Is it ok to use potassium chloride as a substitute for salt. iam on the following medications: exforge, (amlodipine and valsartan) natrilix, crestor, and cipralex.?

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Dr. John Szawaluk
Cardiology 32 years experience
Be Careful: Salt substitutes are loaded with potassium and can cause your potassium to go too high. Speak with your doctor and have it checked.

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