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  1. Diet and Acne
    ... take a multi-vitamin every morning too, I also take Potassium supplements due to cramps for cutting out Dairy, don...

  2. Cramps After Cutting Out Dairy, What To Do?
    ... Potassium really works. When I ran track my hamstrings would ... cramp up really bad so my coach recommended Potassium supplements and the cramps went away. It also can...
    ... Ditto about the potassium . I had the same problem when I started the low carb...

  3. Any feedback regarding Avodart?
    ... we are going to do regular blood tests to monitor potassium levels....

  4. Spiro questions
    ... from happening? I also read that it causes hight potassium levels which isn't good for you. Is there another...

  5. this is the info sheet i got from wal-mart about spiro
    ... tenderness in woman.this medicine can raise your body's potassium levels.so if your diabetic your potassium levels have...

  6. I Just Bought Some Sea Salt, Directions To Use On Face? Please!!!!!
    ... also vital for both energy and cell metabolism Potassium and Sodium are necessary to maintain the water balance ... nourishment and expel waste products. An imbalance in potassium or sodium often leads to water retention. Potassium...
    ... also vital for both energy and cell metabolism Potassium and Sodium are necessary to maintain the water balance ... nourishment and expel waste products. An imbalance in potassium or sodium often leads to water retention. Potassium...

  7. It's Now or Never!
    ... Vitamin C and Vitamin B6 - Over 10% of the RDI for Potassium and Vitamin B1 - Over 5% of the RDI for Phosporous...
    ... internal cause of moles and warts, which happened to be a potassium deficiency....who would've thought! As for remaining ... changes and high intake of avocadoes, greens, and other potassium rich foods will help keep future ones away. Neca...
    ... internal cause of moles and warts, which happened to be a potassium deficiency....who would've thought! As for remaining ... changes and high intake of avocadoes, greens, and other potassium rich foods will help keep future ones away. I'm ... sure it will! I didn't know that about the potassium . I have heard that having moles or warts shows a tendency...

  8. aloe vera gel ingredients at GNC
    ... Certified Organic Aloe Vera Gel, Carrageenan, Citric Acid, Potassium Sorbate, Sodium Benzoate...
    ... Certified Organic Aloe Vera Gel, Carrageenan, Citric Acid, Potassium Sorbate, Sodium Benzoate That's pretty good. I...

  9. This works for me.
    ... 12g paba .792mp selenium 63.4mcg chromium 190mcg potassium 633mcg amino acids... alanine 1326mg arginine...

  10. My experience with spironolactone
    ... plan to have my blood checked regularly to monitor my potassium (high K+ is very dangerous in terms of cardiac arrhythmias...
    ... plan to have my blood checked regularly to monitor my potassium (high K+ is very dangerous in terms of cardiac arrhythmias...
    ... ronolactone? Gold Coin Grass apparently depletes the body's potassium stores. Spiro raises potassium; does anyone know if...

  11. The idiots guide to B5
    ... 65 mcg), Molybdenum ( 0.16 mg), Chloride ( 72 mg), Potassium ( 80 mg), Nickel ( 5 mcg), Tin ( 10 mcg), Silicon...

  12. ACCUTANE...do this drug work long term or not on most people?
    ... understand it, it (spiro) can theoretically interfere with potassium levels in the body, and therefore, you need monitoring...

  13. Spiro problem!!
    ... Could this be from taking spiro? Do you think my potassium levels are too high? Thanks for your help....
    ... Could this be from taking spiro? Do you think my potassium levels are too high? Thanks for your help. This ... to your physician unless you have excessively high potassium levels.I'm not sure why this is, but that's what I...
    ... which helps acne in some cases. It can increase potassium levels in your blood(it causes the body to store potassium ... dangerous, so periodic lab work is needed. Do not take potassium supplements or increase potassium rich foods(banannas ... the people who take it as long as they have their potassium levels monitored. I posted this information for...
    ... it to me about Yasmin and Spiro together raising my potassium levels too high. He said that those two are used in...
    ... it to me about Yasmin and Spiro together raising my potassium levels too high. He said that those two are used in...
    ... and stay awya from gatorade because I think it has potassium , but I'm not sure since I don't drink it. Are they ... going to check your potassium levels? ~Emma...
    ... and stay awya from gatorade because I think it has potassium , but I'm not sure since I don't drink it. Are they ... going to check your potassium levels? ~Emma Duh. I can't type/spell today...
    ... No, they said that the high potassium levels are very rare and I'm not on a very high dose ... that this occurred. You are right about it having Potassium though because it does. It replaces K+ (potassium...

  14. What is spiro?
    ... which helps acne in some cases. It can increase potassium levels in your blood(it causes the body to store potassium ... dangerous, so periodic lab work is needed. Do not take potassium supplements or increase potassium rich foods(banannas ... the people who take it as long as they have their potassium levels monitored. I posted this information for...

  15. gyno/derm WHY WON'T THEY RX SPIRO????
    ... doctor shopping just to get the rx and be checked for potassium levels....anyone know any docs in north jersey?...
    ... doctor shopping just to get the rx and be checked for potassium levels....anyone know any docs in north jersey? ...

  16. quick bread question
    ... diary. Plus, they also contain Magnesium, Phosporus, Potassium and other nutrients we need to help our bodies utilize ... Calcium, Magnesium, Zinc, Iron, Sodium, Phosphorus, Potassium , Copper, Amino Acids (and Vitamin A) so that our bodies...
    ... diary. Plus, they also contain Magnesium, Phosporus, Potassium and other nutrients we need to help our bodies utilize...

  17. Eastern view of the cause of acne
    ... the book, "these tiny pills contain various forms of potassium and silicea to help dissolve impurities and phlegm...

  18. Is anyone else terrified of eating?
    ... citrus foods are also detoxifying bananas have potassium and normalize bowel movements...

  19. liver and acne connection??
    ... get a Metabolic Profile which will detect Magensium, Potassium , Sodium, Calcium. You can also get tests to detect...

  20. How many people out there are thin and have acne?
    ... the Vitamin C, you buy Buffered (includes magnesium, potassium , calcium...some sort of blend like that) or it will...

  21. I think Spiro killed my sex drive.... and I'm a girl!
    ... monitored by your doctor (Spiro can also raise your potassium levels so you need to have blood work done). I highly...
    ... test after being on it for a month to make sure my potassium levels remained constant. In three months, I will...
    ... to have blood tests done every few months to check potassium levels. High potassium levels can be potentially...

  22. tests
    ... 3.5 *RR 2.4-8.2* Sodium, Serum: 139 *RR 135-148* Potassium , Serum: 4.3 *RR 3.5-5.5* Chloride, Serum: 107 *RR...

  23. Message for sweetjade
    ... acids, which improve blood circulation. -calcium, potassium , phosphorus, vitamin B and iron. Raw Honey contains ... magnesium, sulfur, phosphorus, iron, calcium, chlorine, potassium , iodine. Raw honey also aids digestion, aids in healing...

  24. Which is the real culprit? Hormones vs Diet
    ... why we need Insulin, Glucose, Calcium, Magnesium, Potassium , Sodium, etc. Without a balance of ALL of things...

  25. BAD Acne/ Beta Peel/Lift
    ... natural but very good drink. It contains a lot of potassium and vit A etc. One glass is equivalent to 5 fruits...

  26. SPIRO and potassium levels
    ... month after starting, I had my blood test done, and my potassium was in the normal rage. I'll be getting another blood...

  27. SPIRO and/or YASMIN--how long for results?
    ... reason not to try both, except to keep an eye on your Potassium levels....I don't know much about the specifics of...

  28. spiro prescription-HOW?
    ... worry about is the chance that it can cause increased potassium levels. Most of what I read said that doctors sometimes ... its a very big risk. And just monitoring how much potassium is in the foods you eat is the main way to counteract...

  29. Spironolactone
    ... and Yasmin together, but I know they both increase potassium levels. Is that something to worry about? He didn...
    ... done on Tuesday at my doctor's request to check my potassium levels. Also, I don't believe you should be on both...
    ... because he never once mentioned a blood test to check my potassium levels!...
    ... fine. He did make me get a blood test to check my potassium levels as this can be an issue with spiro. I am in ... it will be anything to worry about, but too high of potassium levels could be very dangerous, so he just wants to...
    ... fine. He did make me get a blood test to check my potassium levels as this can be an issue with spiro. I am in ... it will be anything to worry about, but too high of potassium levels could be very dangerous, so he just wants to...

  30. Anyone have a breakout eating _______???
    ... I think it's the potassium , I noticed the same thing about bananas! I can't...

  31. Hirsutism/acne/oily skin/excess hair
    ... I do not think it is safe. Spiro messes with your potassium levels and that can affect your heart. I feel that...

  32. Ever heard of this?
    ... entire 5 years. It is a diuretic that spares the potassium in your body and also blocks the male hormones, which ... take it during pregnancy either. Also, watch your potassium intake and don't take any additional supplements of ... potassium while taking this pill. If you do a search on this...

  33. vitamin pills/iodine is this a high amount? came with proactiv
    ... can of these multivitamin pills.it has idoine, as potassium iodide 50mcg 33 percent is this alot to cause acne...

  34. Spironolactone IS WORKING !
    ... not seeing a doctor. Because it is a diuretic, your potassium can increase and unless your doctor is checking this...
    ... I watch my potassium intake and I aint been gettin any nookey lately so...

  35. SPIRO USERS?
    ... You might try lowering your potassium intake in the food you eat.Avoid foods high in potassium ... .That might help with the fatigue. High Potassium Foods Fruits Apricots, canned and fresh Banana Cantaloupe...
    ... to stop it. i knew it had something to do with my potassium . Thank you for the list of foods to avoid. Maybe...

  36. Does Spiro. cause depression?
    ... Liver cirrhosis. Contraindications Elevated potassium levels. Inadequate urine production. Kidney disfunction...

  37. Question for Testament on Aloe Juice
    ... aluminum, calcium, copper, iron, magnesium, manganese, potassium sodium, zinc. Vitamins - A, B1, B2, C, E, Choline...

  38. Wasn't a blood clot after all........Yasmin users
    ... are just that - LEG PAINS - try to increase your POTASSIUM intake along with taking a CALCIUM supplement for...

  39. SIDE EFFECTS ON SPIRO???
    ... and tiredness is a sign of the drug messing up you potassium levels. ???? Good luck, but be careful. ...

  40. Help Me Vit A!!!!!!!!!!!
    ... magnesium (for energy and a regular heart beat) and potassium (prevents leg cramps). You can dissolve a pinch ... pinch) of "No Salt" in a glass of water to get your potassium . [This message has been edited by redwing (edited...

  41. Ladies--I'm Starting Spiro
    ... when I looked at the nutrition info and saw how much potassium they contain. I know Spiro users have to be sensitive ... to their potassium intake but how sensitive? Do any of you Spiro users ... out there consciously try to avoid high potassium foods or do you just eat normally? On a side note...

  42. FOODS??!!!!
    ... breakout only if you're allergic to them. Bananas contain potassium and advocados contain a lot of vitamin E and generally...
    ... working out trying to put on weight eat them is all the potassium is good for the muscles. ...

  43. just switched back to old multi and got like 4 pimples the same day..
    ... manganese 5 mg chromium 100 mcg molybdenum 62 mg potassium 50 mg Choline 100 mg L-lysine 100 mg LECI...

  44. Aldactone miracle
    ... aldosterone (a hormone that regulates the body's salt and potassium levels). It is also used in treating other conditions ... cirrhosis of the liver, kidney disease, and unusually low potassium levels in the blood. When used for high blood pressure ... take 400 milligrams per day for 3 to 4 weeks. If your potassium levels and blood pressure are corrected with this ... milligrams per day for 4 days. A laboratory test compares potassium levels while you are on Aldactone and after the medication ... the dosage according to your response. Hypokalemia ( Potassium Loss) Your doctor may have you take daily dosages ... of 25 milligrams to 100 milligrams when potassium loss caused by the effects of a diuretic cannot be ... treated by a potassium supplement. ...

  45. yasmin updates
    ... pressure thing. I have also heard that it increases potassium levels, which for me, number one, I've always had...

  46. my results from aloe vera gel...take a look
    ... Molybdenum, Selenium, Silicon, Sodium Chloride, Sulphur, Potassium , Phosphorus, Zinc. Amino Acids (20) used by the body...

Aging Issues board

  1. My Grandma is having memory problems .. please see
    ... she was crazy. Another thing to check for is potassium level. If potassium level is below 3 that is too low ... . Potassium over 5 can be a problem also. Some older people are ... allheimizers (sp) when they really are just low on potassium . Be sure and find out what your grandma's potassium ... mother-in-law, her doctor did not believe in giving potassium . He released her from the hospital after a heart attack ... with potassium level of 2. She was too low on potassium . I am not a medical professional, speaking from...

  2. low blood pressure, loss of balance, weakness
    ... What is your dad's " potassium " level? If it is below 3, it is too low and can cause ... problems also. Some doctors believe in treating low potassium levels and others do not. Please check and see...

  3. Early 40s - and noticing memory lapses
    ... electrolyte imbalance in particular---calcium, magnesium, potassium ) can impact memory. Some meds have memory loss...

  4. What makes us look older?
    ... cleanse the cells. To do this you need sodium and potassium and water. Sodium (salt), potassium (banana) and ... pass more easily through the cell. If your low on potassium eat a banana. I like to use pineapple juice instead...

  5. Dizziness in Elderly
    ... Has her "potassium" been checked. Too low potassium will cause weakness and usually imbalance goes along ... with weakness. Some doctors treat low potassium and others do not. If potassium is below "3" it is...

  6. 92 yrs old female-sudden physical weakness
    ... I know your mom is taking potassium , but, what is her potassium count on the lab sheet ... ? She still may be too low in potassium and this definitely will cause weakness. If potassium ... is better. If count is near 2 she is way too low in potassium ....
    ... I know your mom is taking potassium , but, what is her potassium count on the lab sheet ... ? She still may be too low in potassium and this definitely will cause weakness. If potassium ... is better. If count is near 2 she is way too low in potassium . Too little potassium is bad and too much potassium ... is bad. Do not increase potassium intake without doctors approval. Too much potassium...
    ... Lab Potassium 4.2. There has been some definite improvement ... Prior to this it was one and a half per day. ) The potassium should rise also with the reduction of lasik. A letter...
    ... home. She was very weak from the dehydration and potassium deficiency but has improved on that score. She can...
    ... thyroid either. So glad that they found that the potassium was off and are correcting that. That is one thing...

  7. loss of balance in elderly people
    ... personally having this problem at present. Low in potassium can cause a weakness that leads to unsteady walking...

  8. Leg Aches and Pain
    ... My leg aches and pains were caused by a potassium deficiency from taking water pills. Aimless...

Beauty & Cosmetics board

  1. My birthday party is coming up in a week... how do I look my best?
    ... multi-vitamin before you go and eat a banana for the potassium plus it will cause the alcohol to not absorb as fast...

  2. Arghh...embarrassing question
    ... ones. Anyway, saw the doc today and so long as my potassium blood test comes back okay I'll be starting spiro...

  3. Some natural beauty tips-do it on ur own Part 1

  4. Isn't apple cider good for something?
    ... I take apple cider vinegar tablets for potassium ....

Hair Loss / Alopecia board

  1. Does anyone know which medications might cause hair loss?
    ... para aminosalicylate, phenindione, phenprocoumon, potassium thiocyanate, procainamide, propanolol, selenium sulphide...

  2. Many reasons for hair loss
    ... crazy and the ER doctor said the steroids destroyed my potassium . On the second day of the steroids the neuro had ... m wondering if my iron wasn't compromised when the potassium was because after searching the rls site yesterday...

  3. hair loss, cold, and shakes
    ... calcium(maybe tetany) and or postassium. Foods rich in potassium are actually found in fruits and vegetables, and potassium...

  4. birth control, hair loss, supplements - am I just being paranoid?
    ... I went to my regular doctor for a checkup and my potassium levels were almost non-existent, so I did my best...

  5. Freaking out!!! Still no period and excessive hair loss after stopping Yasmin...
    ... muscle pains or hair loss. Everything except for my potassium and BUN (both were low) came back normal. My muscle ... pains have been attributed to my low potassium which they attributed to stopping the Yasmin. However...

  6. Anyone on beta blockers have hair loss?
    ... aldosterone level especially if you have problems with your potassium level. Dianne...

  7. High Blood Pressure and Hair Loss
    ... caused people to lose their hair.) Cozaar (losartan potassium ) and Hyzaar (losartan potassium hydrochloride) are...
    ... caused people to lose their hair.) Cozaar (losartan potassium ) and Hyzaar (losartan potassium hydrochloride) are...

  8. Hair Loss???
    ... taking a B complex vitamin, 400mcg folic acid, 500mg potassium , and 3000mg of Vitamin C per day. Can anyone think...

Hair Problems board

  1. Spironolactone
    ... doctor. She told me that they would have to monitor my potassium levels, and according to the info this is a potassium...

  2. taking vitamins help?
    ... It also contains omega-6 and omega-9, B vitamins, potassium , lecithin, magnesium, fiber, protein, and zinc and...

  3. nervous about derm appt tomorrow...any advice?
    ... all have come back normal (except for a low BUN and potassium on my CBC which were only a bit low). Therefore, I...

Family & Friends of Addicts and Alcoholics board

  1. sons confession
    ... little. have him eat plenty of bananas. He will need potassium as he will get restless leg syndrome and the potassium...

Death & Dying board

  1. Does this sound familiar
    ... results we were told that she was septic and that her potassium and sodium levels were WAY low...not to mention her...

  2. Do you ever get really mad about it all?
    ... month ago with chest pains, but it was caused by low potassium . They got her potassium up to normal numbers and sent ... had a stroke, but her CT scan didn't show it. Her potassium , magnesium and sodium were very, very low. They got...

  3. Anyone ever dreamt of the deceased visiting?
    ... good and the dr doesnt know whats wrong (possibly low potassium ) i felt like i was going crazy. After visiting my...

Family & Friends of Cancer Patients board

  1. Things don't seem to be too good
    ... had, it has to do with either too much or too little potassium , I think in the lungs. It can be alleviated interveneously ... I am correct in this....I am pretty sure it was a potassium imbalance (body producing too much)....ask dr. about...
    ... hasn't ...it could be as simple as blood levels... potassium levels...hyration...Urinary tract infection...if he...

  2. My dad is going down hill fast
    ... literally dragged her out 2x in 4 days for hydration and potassium ...or on hospice to keep her comfortable..as you have...