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Research & Reviews  1,741 results

Impact of electrolyte-rich dialysate during continuous renal replacement therapy on ser...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0238867
PloS One; Cho A, Lee YK et. al.

Sep 11th, 2020 - Hypophosphatemia and hypokalemia occur frequently during continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT). We evaluated serum phosphate and potassium levels in patients administered three different types of dialysis solution. The study population consi...

Case report: a nonfunctioning juxtaglomerular cell tumor mimicking renal cell carcinoma.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000022057
Medicine Dong J, Xu W et. al.

Sep 9th, 2020 - Based on existing literature, the juxtaglomerular cell tumor (JGCT) is a rare renal tumor, typically present with hypertension and hypokalemia. Nonfunctioning JGCT, without hypertension or hypokalemia, is extremely rare. Herein, we report a case o...

Pseudo P pulmonale pattern associated with severe hypokalemia.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jelectrocard.2020.07.010
Journal of Electrocardiology; Liang S, Xu G et. al.

Aug 30th, 2020 - This study presents the case of a 54-year-old man who presented with weakness in his lower extremities and tall P waves on electrocardiography (ECG). At admission, ECG revealed tall P waves (0.32 mV, lead II) at a serum potassium level of 1.21 mmo...

Bartter syndrome with long-term follow-up: a case report.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0300060520947876
The Journal of International Medical Research; Wu X, Yang G et. al.

Aug 28th, 2020 - Bartter syndrome is a rare inherited disease caused by CLCNKB mutation, which results in inactivation of the chloride channel Kb protein. Bartter syndrome is characterized by extreme hypokalemia, hypochloremia, metabolic alkalosis, hyperrenin-indu...

Impact of plasma potassium normalization on short-term mortality in patients with hyper...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7446172
BMC Cardiovascular Disorders; Krogager ML, Søgaard P et. al.

Aug 25th, 2020 - Hypokalemia is common in patients treated with antihypertensive drugs, but the impact of correcting hypokalemia is insufficiently studied. We examined the consequences of hypokalemia and borderline hypokalemia correction in patients with hypertens...

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Guidelines  2 results

The Management of Primary Aldosteronism: Case Detection, Diagnosis, and Treatment: An Endocr...
https://academic.oup.com/jcem/article/101/5/1889/2804729
John W. Funder

Apr 30th, 2016 - For high-risk groups of hypertensive patients and those with hypokalemia, we recommend case detection of primary aldosteronism by determining the aldosterone-renin ratio under standard conditions and recommend that a commonly used confirmatory tes.

Case Report: Flavored Vaping–Associated Hypokalemia
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0715/p74a.html

Electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) or vaping product use–associated lung injury (EVALI) is an emerging public health epidemic.1 The pathogenesis and natural history are still unknown despite a series of cases that have been reported in the United ...

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Drugs  639 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  2,401 results

Potassium chloride - potassium chloride tablet, extended release-REMEDYREPACK INC.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=861c568f-0edb-41fd-8e7c-b8a489a5910d

Sep 13th, 2020 - BECAUSE OF REPORTS OF INTESTINAL AND GASTRIC ULCERATION AND BLEEDING WITH CONTROLLED-RELEASE POTASSIUM CHLORIDE PREPARATIONS, THESE DRUGS SHOULD BE RESERVED FOR THOSE PATIENTS WHO CANNOT TOLERATE OR REFUSE TO TAKE LIQUID OR EFFERVESCENT POTASSIUM ...

Impact of electrolyte-rich dialysate during continuous renal replacement therapy on ser...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0238867
PloS One; Cho A, Lee YK et. al.

Sep 11th, 2020 - Hypophosphatemia and hypokalemia occur frequently during continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT). We evaluated serum phosphate and potassium levels in patients administered three different types of dialysis solution. The study population consi...

Case report: a nonfunctioning juxtaglomerular cell tumor mimicking renal cell carcinoma.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000022057
Medicine Dong J, Xu W et. al.

Sep 9th, 2020 - Based on existing literature, the juxtaglomerular cell tumor (JGCT) is a rare renal tumor, typically present with hypertension and hypokalemia. Nonfunctioning JGCT, without hypertension or hypokalemia, is extremely rare. Herein, we report a case o...

Potassium chloride - potassium chloride capsule, extended release-Bryant Ranch Prepack
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=772cbb58-676c-4f9e-9ebe-0756b5c3eaab

Sep 4th, 2020 - Potassium chloride extended-release capsules are indicated for the treatment and prophylaxis of hypokalemia in adults and children with or without metabolic alkalosis, in patients for whom dietary management with potassium-rich foods or diuretic d...

Potassium chloride - potassium chloride tablet, extended release-American Health Packaging
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=70be4094-913e-4df1-a3a6-97f745d96962

Sep 2nd, 2020 - BECAUSE OF REPORTS OF INTESTINAL AND GASTRIC ULCERATION AND BLEEDING WITH CONTROLLED-RELEASE POTASSIUM CHLORIDE PREPARATIONS, THESE DRUGS SHOULD BE RESERVED FOR THOSE PATIENTS WHO CANNOT TOLERATE OR REFUSE TO TAKE LIQUID OR EFFERVESCENT POTASSIUM ...

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News  49 results

FDA issues public health warning recommending against cesium salt usage
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicalneurologynews/article/216775/cardiology/fda-issues-public-health-warning-recommending?channel=37225
Lucas Franki, Clinical Neurology News

Feb 5th, 2020 - The Food and Drug Administration has issued a public health alert warning consumers to avoid the use of dietary supplements that contain cesium chloride or any other cesium salt because of significant safety risks. Cesium salts are sometimes adver.

Gastroparesis
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/205638/diabetes/gastroparesis?channel=258
Amos Lal, MD, Pantea Ebrahimpour, MD et. al.

Aug 1st, 2019 - To the Editor: We read with great pleasure the article by Sharayah et al about acute gastro­paresis in a patient with diabetic ketoacidosis. 1 However, in the case description, the authors reached a diagnosis of gastroparesis secondary to diabetic.

Screening for Endocrine Hypertension
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/202746/endocrinology/screening-endocrine-hypertension/page/0/1?channel=37530

Jun 11th, 2019 - The most reliable screening test for primary aldosterone is the ARR, although false-negative and false-positive results are possible. 11 False-negative results can be caused by dietary salt restriction, hypokalemia, and use of medications including.

FDA Approves Generic Potassium Chloride Under New Pathway
https://www.medpagetoday.com/hospitalbasedmedicine/generalhospitalpractice/74473

Aug 8th, 2018 - WASHINGTON -- The FDA debuted a new process for reviewing generic drug applications in approving oral potassium chloride solutions made by Apotex. Several strengths of the KCl solutions, used to treat hypokalemia, were approved Wednesday and are t...

Symptoms Mimicking Those of Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis Induced by Soluble Barium Poisoning
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/141649/hospital-medicine/symptoms-mimicking-those-hypokalemic-periodic-paralysis/page/0/1

Jul 17th, 2017 - Case Presentation A male veteran aged 45 years when treated by the authors was well until moving into a new rural home when he began to experience acute episodes of variable perioral numbness, diarrhea, paresthesias, abdominal cramping, and weakne.

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Patient Education  1 results see all →