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Research & Reviews  1,879 results

Results of a Gene Panel Approach in a Cohort of Patients with Incomplete Distal Renal T...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000516389
Kidney & Blood Pressure Research; D'Ambrosio V, Azzarà A et. al.

Jun 9th, 2021 - Distal renal tubular acidosis (dRTA) is characterized by an impairment of urinary acidification resulting in metabolic acidosis, hypokalemia, and inappropriately elevated urine pH. If not treated, this chronic condition eventually leads to nephroc...

When Manual Analysis of 12-Lead ECG Holter Plays a Critical Role in Discovering Unknown...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8136377
Cardiovascular Toxicology; Brisinda D, Merico B et. al.

May 21st, 2021 - Several medicines, including cancer therapies, are known to alter the electrophysiological function of ventricular myocytes resulting in abnormal prolongation and dispersion of ventricular repolarization (quantified by multi-lead QTc measurement)....

Risk of electrolyte disorders, syncope and falls in patients taking thiazide diuretics:...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2021.04.007
The American Journal of Medicine; Ravioli S, Bahmad S et. al.

May 11th, 2021 - Thiazide diuretics are a mainstay in the management of hypertension and often associated with dyselectrolytemias. We investigated prevalence of and risk factors for hyponatremia and hypokalemia in thiazide users, substance-specific differences and...

Patient with respiratory distress, facial oedema and refractory hypokalaemia.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-240330
BMJ Case Reports; Senarathne UD, Dayanath BKTP et. al.

May 8th, 2021 - Small cell lung carcinoma, when associated with co-occurrence of complications such as paraneoplastic syndrome and superior vena cava syndrome, poses a greater management challenge to the clinical team. We report a 56-year-old man who was eventual...

A comparison of intravenous methylprednisolone and hydrocortisone for the treatment of ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jgh.15535
Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology; Schauer C, Avery V et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - Despite widespread recommendations and use of intravenous corticosteroids (IVCS) for the treatment of acute flares of ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease, limited evidence exists comparing outcomes of the two most common regimens, intravenous m...

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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  715 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  2,665 results

Results of a Gene Panel Approach in a Cohort of Patients with Incomplete Distal Renal T...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000516389
Kidney & Blood Pressure Research; D'Ambrosio V, Azzarà A et. al.

Jun 9th, 2021 - Distal renal tubular acidosis (dRTA) is characterized by an impairment of urinary acidification resulting in metabolic acidosis, hypokalemia, and inappropriately elevated urine pH. If not treated, this chronic condition eventually leads to nephroc...

When Manual Analysis of 12-Lead ECG Holter Plays a Critical Role in Discovering Unknown...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8136377
Cardiovascular Toxicology; Brisinda D, Merico B et. al.

May 21st, 2021 - Several medicines, including cancer therapies, are known to alter the electrophysiological function of ventricular myocytes resulting in abnormal prolongation and dispersion of ventricular repolarization (quantified by multi-lead QTc measurement)....

Potassium chloride - potassium chloride tablet, extended release-American Health Packaging
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=c1024e6d-1a91-4609-b1a8-e5ef898c15a4

May 16th, 2021 - 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 ...

Risk of electrolyte disorders, syncope and falls in patients taking thiazide diuretics:...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2021.04.007
The American Journal of Medicine; Ravioli S, Bahmad S et. al.

May 11th, 2021 - Thiazide diuretics are a mainstay in the management of hypertension and often associated with dyselectrolytemias. We investigated prevalence of and risk factors for hyponatremia and hypokalemia in thiazide users, substance-specific differences and...

Potassium chloride - potassium chloride capsule, extended release-Granules Pharmaceuticals Inc
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=c1f4832d-4d5c-8c49-e053-2a95a90ac9fe

May 9th, 2021 - 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...

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News  101 results

Isotonic Fluids Without Potassium Could Be Harmful for Some Acutely Ill Kids
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/939875

Oct 27th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A recent move to use isotonic rather than hypotonic intravenous fluids (IVFs) in acutely ill children could be boosting their risk of developing electrolyte disorders, a new trial suggests. "Commercially available isoto...

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...

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