Hyperkalemia (High Blood Potassium) Center

Hyperkalemia is an abnormally high level of potassium in the blood. Hyperkalemia symptoms include:

Hyperkalemia may also cause no symptoms. Hyperkalemia treatment may include a low-potassium diet, medications, and intravenous glucose and insulin. Causes of hyperkalemia include kidney dysfunction, medications, adrenal gland diseases, and potassium shifts. Read more: Hyperkalemia (High Blood Potassium) Article