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Potassium 4.0 with good diet. On fludrocortisone 0.1mg its 3.2 with 80meq potassium? Urine potassium normal before florinef. Big drop from low dose?

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Dr. Atul Singh
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis

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why are you having urine k losses ? And what is the exact issue at concern.
Needing large doses of k and Florinef (fludrocortisone) is not usual. Mediation are the most common reason then there are intrinsic kidney disease that cause high irons losses.

In brief: Need more info

why are you having urine k losses ? And what is the exact issue at concern.
Needing large doses of k and Florinef (fludrocortisone) is not usual. Mediation are the most common reason then there are intrinsic kidney disease that cause high irons losses.
Dr. Atul Singh
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