Hyperkalemia

Self-care

If taking potassium supplements, ask a doctor for advice.

When to seek immediate medical care

See a doctor immediately if:

  • Abnormal heart rhythm
  • Paralysis

When to make a doctor's appointment

Make an appointment to see a doctor if:

  • Nausea
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle weakness

Last Updated May 24, 2018


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