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Mild hyperkalemia usually does not produce symptoms, while severe hyperkalemia can cause serious symptoms such as weakened pulse, slow heartbeat, or muscle weakness. If you experience any of these symptoms you should seek immediate medical care.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/1/2015
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