Our Low Potassium (Hypokalemia) Main Article provides a comprehensive look at the who, what, when and how of Low Potassium (Hypokalemia)

Medical Definition of Potassium deficiency

Potassium deficiency: Inadequate potassium intake and hence potassium levels in the blood that are abnormally low. This state is termed hypokalemia. For further information, see: Hypokalemia and Potassium balance.

Last Editorial Review: 6/9/2016

Search MedTerms:

Back to MedTerms online medical dictionary A-Z List
Pill Identifier Tool

Need help identifying pills and medications?
Use the pill finder tool on RxList.

Health Solutions From Our Sponsors