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How is low blood sodium treated?

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Dr. Quresh Khairullah
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
1 doctor agrees

In brief: See below

There are many reasons or causes of low sodium and each of them require specific treatment ivfluids, water restriction, demeclocyline, tolvaptan are a few treatments seek help from a nephrologist.

In brief: See below

There are many reasons or causes of low sodium and each of them require specific treatment ivfluids, water restriction, demeclocyline, tolvaptan are a few treatments seek help from a nephrologist.
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Cause more important

Finding the cause of low sodium is more important, as the treatment needs to address the underlying pathology.
If the low sodium is an isolated finding, taking more table salt would take care of it.

In brief: Cause more important

Finding the cause of low sodium is more important, as the treatment needs to address the underlying pathology.
If the low sodium is an isolated finding, taking more table salt would take care of it.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Thank
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