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Will potassium and sodium deficiency cause muscle pain and strain?
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Dr. Alok Agrawal
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
In brief: Yes
Definitely.

In brief: Yes
Definitely.
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Dr. Alok Agrawal
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Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
In brief: Potassium yes
It is very common to experience muscular problems with low potassium but not all causes of cramps, muscle pain or strain are due to low potassium. Low sodium is less likely to be associated to muscle pain and strain.

In brief: Potassium yes
It is very common to experience muscular problems with low potassium but not all causes of cramps, muscle pain or strain are due to low potassium. Low sodium is less likely to be associated to muscle pain and strain.
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
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