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A 36-year-old member asked:

is there any vitamin to take to lower the potassium?

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Dr. S. Smiley Thakur
Nephrology and Dialysis 31 years experience
Diagnosis first: Hyperkalemia can cause cardiac arrhythmias at levels greater than 6.5 meq/liter. Your physician can evaluate or refer you to a nephrologist for an opinion. Taking vitamins won't work and may delay effective medical treatment.

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A 45-year-old member asked:

Is vitimin e good to lower potassium?

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Dr. Jack Rubin
Nephrology and Dialysis 48 years experience
Vit E and postassium: Vitamin e does nothing to promote the elimination from the body.

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Last updated Jan 31, 2018

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