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Can too much water kill you?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Yes.

There are many conditions or meds that can lead to "polydipsia, "the condition of over drinking water. Sometimes it is psycholgical, results of drugs affecting the nervous system. It will lead to low sodium, which can cause seizures, and central nervous system death!

In brief: Yes.

There are many conditions or meds that can lead to "polydipsia, "the condition of over drinking water. Sometimes it is psycholgical, results of drugs affecting the nervous system. It will lead to low sodium, which can cause seizures, and central nervous system death!
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