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Dr. Scott Keith
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K Phos (Overview)

K-Phos is a mineral which is a kind of nutritional agent (nutritional or metabolic agent).


Dr. Scott Keith
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K Phos (Overview)

K-Phos is a mineral which is a kind of nutritional agent (nutritional or metabolic agent).


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Is there a less expensive substitute for k-phos?

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Is there a less expensive substitute for k-phos?

Depends: It depends on why you are taking the k phos. If your main issue is potassium replacement, you can consider another potassium product; likewise, with the phosphate. ...Read more

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Has anyone been given medicine called k-phos?

Has anyone been given medicine called k-phos?

Kali phosphoricum: This is a homeopathic medicine, sometimes called a "cell salt" because it's actually a nutrient found in body cells. As a homeopathic remedy, it can help people who have mental fatigue, irritability, restlessness, startling from noise, and hypersentitivity to all stimuli. When there's great exhaustion and mental dullness, combined with nervousness and oversensitivity, it's one to consider. ...Read more

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Blood co2 low ~15 on arb with low aldosterone. Neph prescribed sodium bicarb but cardiologist does not recommend. High phos, k. Is calcium bicarb ok?

Details, details: You can't really expect someone to recommend how to treat you by looking at a few numbers. You have to sit down with a doc face-to-face with whatever info you have and discuss your situation with him/her. This is not to be done in 400 spaces. You noted that 2 doc's you spoke to had differing opinions! What is that telling you! ...Read more

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What foods contain phosphorus?

Food and phosphorous: A list of food that contain phosphorous (p) can be found at this link: http://www.Health.Qld.Gov.Au/nutrition/resources/renal_phosph_table.Pdf some foods rich in p are nuts, cheese, pumpkin seeds and soy beans. ...Read more

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What foods are low in phosphorus?

Here's a list: Here's a pretty good list: http://www.Livestrong.Com/article/28674-list-foods-low-phosphorus/ some of the foods listed: fish, carrots, onions, green beans, jam, honey, white rice, soy milk. ...Read more

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How do u know if your phosphorus level is high?

Blood test: You can have a simple blood test to have the levels measured. ...Read more

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Why would Alkaline Phos=71 in July & 187 in Feb?

Lots of reasons: There are many reasons that a laboratory value can change. In the case of alk phos they could have recently changed the assay being used (whihc did happen at some major labs last fall with this test). Change in diet, things affected the liver gallbladder or the bones can also alter the alk phos level. ...Read more

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Why would a person need a urine phosphorus measurement?

Why would a person  need a urine phosphorus measurement?

Rare kidney problems: Phosphorus is an important compound that allows our muscles to contract, our nerves to function, and builds bones and teeth. Certain kidney problems can cause loss of phosphorous in the form of the ion phosphate, called hypophosphatemia. The phosphate urine test measures the amount of phosphate in a sample of urine collected over 24 hours (24-hour urine test). ...Read more

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I am 34 years old my alkaline phos level is 278 what is normal level?

 I  am 34 years old my alkaline phos level  is 278 what is normal level?

Alk phos: The normal range for Alkaline Phosphatase is 44 to 147 IU/L (international units per liter) or 0.73 to 2.45 microkat/L. Source: https://medlineplus.gov/ency/article/003470.htm ...Read more

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Is it true your supposed too consume more calcium than phosphorus daily?

Is it true your supposed too consume more calcium than phosphorus daily?

Yes: Phosphorous prevents absorption of calcium and vitamin d and that is why heavy soda drinkers usually have low vitamin d levels. You should limit phospahtes in your diet. ...Read more

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Phosphorus level is 4.5. The very top of range. Is this okay or should I be concerned?? What could it mean?

Means UR normal?: Hyperphosphatemia (abnormally high serum phosphate levels) can result from increased phosphate intake, decreased phosphate excretion, or a disorder that shifts intracellular phosphate to extracellular space. Likely little cause for concern in your case, unless you're taking IV hyperalimentation. ...Read more

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What is phosphorus used for in homeopathy?

Phosphorus use: I admire your interest for Health. As per information drawn from standard homeopathic material medicas, in Homeopathy, Phosphorus is used for Pharyngitis Bronchitis Asthma Pneumonia Increased tendency to bleed and bruise Food intolerances Chronic fatigue syndrome Hepatitis Arthritis and Anxiety ...Read more

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How is phosphorus which is used in homeopathy?

How is phosphorus which is used in homeopathy?

Phosphorus: Homeopathic phosphorus can be used in a wide variety of situations and symptoms. For instance, it can help certain people with anxiety disorders. Individuals needing phosphorus are often very bright, sensitive to others and to the environment, and very worried about their health. They may also have nosebleeds and recurrent respiratory infections. Just a start, here. ...Read more

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What foods have phosphorus and potassium?

What foods have phosphorus and potassium?

Lots of food: Phosphorous and potassium are a part of many foods. The question is usually how much. High phosphorous foods include seafood, meats, bread and dairy products. Common high potassium foods include potatos, bananas, beans and many fruits. ...Read more

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What foods are high in phosphorus?

High Phos Food: Many different types of food have high phosphorus content. National Kidney Foundation website has an easy-to-read list: https://www.kidney.org/atoz/content/phosphorus ...Read more

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What are good low phosphorus foods?

Multiple: Go to this website for excellent options: http://www.Renvela.Com/~/media/renvelaus/files/low%20phosphorus%20food%20guide.Pdf. ...Read more

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What is the normal value of phosphorus?

Normal phosphorus: Serum phosphorus (p) is measured in milligrams of p per deciliter of blood (mg/dl). The normal range is generally 2.4 to 4.1 mg/dl and it varies slightly depending on your age. It’s natural for children to have higher p levels because they need more of this mineral to help their bones develop. ...Read more

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Where to buy or order calcrea phos 3dh?

Homeopathic pharmacy: Do a google search for homeopathic pharmacies. Call them to speak to a representative if their website does not indicate they sell this potency. Perhaps they can recommend one. ...Read more

Phosphorus (Definition)

Phosphorus is an essential mineral. It is important in the formation high energy compounds used by the body, maintaining strong bones and teeth, and muscle and nerve functioning. Meats and milk are a good source of phosphorus. Deficiency is very rare as phosphorus is ...Read more