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Causes Of Hypernatremia And Hypokalemia
Not common: Both condition can co exist sometimes but not always and not common.
If someone has hypernatremia what happens with in the body to cause them to have rapid respiration's?
Low potassium: Hypokalemia is a low blood potassium level. It can be from many reasons. Usually one sees this with vomiting and diarrhea from gastroenteritis. It is also a common side effect of medications such as diuretics (lasix (furosemide) or Furosemide or hydrochlorothiazide). It can usually be replaced by oral intake of pills or liquid potassium. Sometimes intravenous potassium is needed. Discuss with your doctor.See 1 more doctor answer
Potatoes, bananas, gre: Green leafy vegetables.Get a more detailed answer ›
(1) Can hypernatremia be live-threatening?, and (2) Can hypernatremia be an underlying cause of delirium?
Hypokalemia: Depending on the degree of electrolyte imbalance the more dizzy you can become. You may be slightly off with regard to your potassium level. Eat a couple of bananas. They have a lot of potassium, lettuce (romaine) and kale. Also have good potassium levels. A balanced diet with 5 helping of fruits and vegetable per day in recommended. Good luck and feel better!See 1 more doctor answer
High aldo: Could high aldosterone cause sodium retention? Could it cause hypernatremia? ANS: yes it is the strongest salt retaining hormone. And in classic Conn's syndrome, the most common cause it leads to hyperNa. I have specialized in this for 50 years and happy to help you and team figure out what is going on. Also go to hyperaldosteronism@yahoogroups. Com to meet over 1, 000 others with this problemSee 2 more doctor answers
No: Just pain.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is my hypokalemia causes me to get tired easily in doing a simple walking around and other activites?
Low K fatigue: Common problem with low K. So you need to find out why it is low and correct the cause. Usually easy to figure out.See 1 more doctor answer
No: A renal cyst is usually a benign formation within the kidney that usually goes unnoticed until one has an imaging study such as an ultrasound or cat scan that reveals it (them). There can be multiple. There is a condition called polycystic disease of the kidney and this is a different story. A cyst in and of itself in the kidney does not cause low potassium levels (hypokalemia).See 1 more doctor answer
LowK migraine: 39 asks Can nausea with migraine cause hypokalemia. No but if you vomit a lot low K may develop. More likely is that your low K is caused by Conn's Syndrome: Headache is a very common symptom. So if BP high or pee a lot at night come to my Yahoo group hyperaldosteronism at Yahoo. Com. I also specialize in this so you can get my second opinion.See 1 more doctor answer
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