Low Potassium (cont.)
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Low Potassium Follow-up
Usually doctors recommend a certain dosage of potassium supplementation and arrange to have a repeat blood level taken 2-3 days later.
The doctor may consider switching to potassium-sparing diuretics (water pills) if the patient needs to continue taking diuretics for another condition.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 3/27/2014
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