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Can magnesium sulfate overdose cause long term problems?

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Dr. James Cain
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
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In brief: Not usually

Magnesium overdose can cause lots of metabolic problems, (low blood pressure, respiratory depression) but once resolved is not associated with long term problems.
Kidney patients should not be exposed to magnesium containing products as the kidney removes excess magnesium.

In brief: Not usually

Magnesium overdose can cause lots of metabolic problems, (low blood pressure, respiratory depression) but once resolved is not associated with long term problems.
Kidney patients should not be exposed to magnesium containing products as the kidney removes excess magnesium.
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