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hyperkalemia

[‚hī·pər·kə′lē·mē·ə]
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We are excited to be a sole distributor of KEVEYIS(TM) and give patients a therapy option for primary hyperkalemic and hypokalemic periodic paralysis," said Gary Kadlec, president of Diplomat.
CHARM investigators categorized hyperkalemic events as "serious" if they posed a risk of death or hospitalization, and "concerning" if events were serious or would have become so if not detected early through the monitoring program, with subsequent dose adjustment or drug discontinuation.
An aortic valve replacement using a mechanical prosthesis was performed under moderate hypothermia and continuous isothermic retrograde hyperkalemic blood cardioplegia was used for the myocardial protection.
Adverse Events reported to the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) involving Yaz and Yasmin include heart arrhythmias, electrolyte imbalance, hyponatremis, hyperkalemia, hyperkalemic arrhythmias, atrial fibrillation, tachycardia, bradycardia, myocardial infarction, stroke, transient ischemic attack, blood clots, embolisms, and sudden death.
In our study 50 patients undergoing primary elective coronary artery bypass surgery for three vessel disease were randomized to one of two techniques of myocardial protection: (i) intermittent antegrade warm blood hyperkalemic cardioplegia or (ii) intermittent antegrade warm blood hyperkalemic cardioplegia supplemented with magnesium sulfate.