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My hyperkalemia leve is 5.6. What types of food should I avoid?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: This website

Has a good list of potassium rich foods to limit or avoid: http://www.
Momswhothink.Com/diet-and-nutrition/foods-high-in-potassium.Html if your kidney function is normal, you shouldn't have a high potassium unless you're on certain meds. For both issues, discuss this with your doctor.

In brief: This website

Has a good list of potassium rich foods to limit or avoid: http://www.
Momswhothink.Com/diet-and-nutrition/foods-high-in-potassium.Html if your kidney function is normal, you shouldn't have a high potassium unless you're on certain meds. For both issues, discuss this with your doctor.
Dr. Bennett Werner
Dr. Bennett Werner
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Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
Internal Medicine

In brief: Potassium foods

High potassium foods include banana, tomato, potato, citrus fruits, melons, peaches, apricots, strawberries, pomegranate.

In brief: Potassium foods

High potassium foods include banana, tomato, potato, citrus fruits, melons, peaches, apricots, strawberries, pomegranate.
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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Dr. Alan Falkoff
Family Medicine

In brief: High potassium

You should seek to find the cause.

In brief: High potassium

You should seek to find the cause.
Dr. Alan Falkoff
Dr. Alan Falkoff
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