Hyperkalemia

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Hyperkalemia (hyperkalaemia in British English, hyper- high kalium, potassium -emia, "in the blood") refers to the...
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Calcium Gluconate Injection 134 Kayexalate 93 Calcium Chloride 46
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Hyperkalemia & Glucagon

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usmleforum.com
wud hv much direct eff.....while increase glucagon...
" ...say all xcept 3 cause insulin secretion bt hyperkalemia wud hv much direct eff.....while increase glucagon n cortisol cause increase glucose.....which... "

most likely indicating hyperkalemia so we gave him some...
" ...known HIV patient tonight. His body was covered in lesions and open sores. ...peaked T waves most likely indicating hyperkalemia so we gave him some D50, Glucagon, and Bicarb. Just in time... "

chloride for his profound hyperkalemia and sine wave....
" ...know that giving glucagon for a beta ...refused to give calcium chloride for his profound hyperkalemia and sine wave. ...I have had more adverse reactions with morphine boluses than... "

blockers cause hyperkalemia b/c they inhibit the secretion...
" ...Beta blockers cause hyperkalemia b/c they inhibit ...a masked hypoglycemia and hyperkalemia occur. Therefore the antidotes for beta blocker toxicity consist of glucagon and calcium gluconate. ... "

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usmleforum.com
do not know whether hyperkalemia has any effect on insulin...
" ...not know whether hyperkalemia has any effect ...I do know that glucagon stimulates secretion of insulin ...came across this that hyperkalemia stimula... "

treat hyperkalaemia? a. calcium gluconate injection b....
" ...is not used to treat hyperkalaemia? a. calcium gluconate injection b. glucagon injection c. insulin with glucose injectio... "

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I was thinking of glucagon as a treatment, but apparently...
" ...6. Dialysis For some reason I was thinking of glucagon as a treatment, but apparently it may be a factor in hyperkalemi... "

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usmleforum.com
Totally agree of course not HyperKalemia it's ser K of 4.2...
" Totally agree of course not HyperKalemia it's ser K of 4.2 which I missed. It's ...be appropriate next , but since it's not there, Glucagon should be the right answer Thanx... "

of hyperkalaemia treatment, hence you take their...
" Yeah hypoglycaemia is the most common complication of hyperkalaemia treatment, hence you take their BM every 15-30 mins ...suppose their endogenous release of glucagon will help compensate for the... "

dispensing rate of glucagon and/or D50 for patients also...
" ...ordering and dispensing rate of glucagon and/or D50 for patients also ...found that the vast majority were being treated for hyperkalemia rather than hypoglycemia.... "

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