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What could cause low sodium AND low potassium? I thought that when one went down the other went up? Over the last year I have been very tired.

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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In brief: Lots of things

The idea of a reciprocal relationship between these two cations is an old pop / quack / phony claim. If you are not taking meds, my first concern would be an interstitial nephritis.
If they are significantly out of kilter, get worked up.

In brief: Lots of things

The idea of a reciprocal relationship between these two cations is an old pop / quack / phony claim. If you are not taking meds, my first concern would be an interstitial nephritis.
If they are significantly out of kilter, get worked up.
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