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1,427 Possible Causes for Hypokalemia, Tremor

  • Caffeine

    On the other hand, high doses can cause noticeable signs of mental confusion and error induction in intellectual tasks, anxiety, restlessness, muscle tremors, tachycardia,[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Excessive ingestion of caffeine can induce hypokalemia, which affects the neuromuscular system and can lead to paralysis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 20-year-old woman presented with severe agitation, tremor, and vomiting approximately 1-2 h after suicidal ingestion of concentrated caffeine (powder and tablets).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Theophylline

    The case is presented of a 6-month-old girl with theophylline-induced focal seizures associated with tachycardia, tremor and irritability.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Metabolic and electrolyte abnormalities, including hypokalemia, hyperglycemia and lactic acidosis, are associated with theophylline overdose.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient developed the typical clinical picture of a symptomatic theophylline poisoning with flush, tremor, tachycardia, hyperventilation, hypotonia, and hyperglycaemia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypomagnesemia

    We report the first Japanese case of hypomagnesemia associated with chronic use of PPIs in a 64-year-old man hospitalized for nausea, bilateral ankle arthritis, and tremor[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hypokalemia events were related to malnutrition (odds ratio, 2.79; 95% confidence interval, 1.09-7.14; P .045).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] You have painful muscle spasms and tremors in your arms or legs. You are not able to move your muscles, and you have trouble thinking clearly.[drugs.com]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    Propranolol therapy decreased tremor more in the alcoholics than in essential tremor. The tremor of chronic alcoholism differs from essential tremor.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The presence of thyrotoxicosis and hypokalemia does not always indicate a diagnosis of TPP.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Propranolol therapy decreased tremor more in the alcoholics than in essential tremor.[n.neurology.org]

  • Islet Cell Tumor

    A 37-year-old male with known metastatic Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PNET) presented with weight loss, sweating, and tremor, episodic altered sensorium.[endocrine-abstracts.org] Hypokalemia was associated with hypoglycemia in some patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms Sweating Tremor Rapid heart rate Anxiety Hunger Dizziness Headache Clouding of vision Confusion Behavioral changes Convulsions Loss of consciousness Skin rash that[medicine.georgetown.edu]

  • Organophosphate Poisoning

    The presence of rigidity, tremors, dystonia and chorea were assessed daily till discharge using modifications of the Unified Parkinson's Disease rating scale and the Tremor[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hypokalemia, hyperglycemia, acute renal failure, transient elevation of liver enzymes can occur in OP poisoning. [26] In our study, hypokalemia and transient elevation of[najms.org] Extrapyramidal symptoms occurred between 5 and 15 d and were characterized by dystonia of arms and legs, resting tremor, cogwheel rigidity, and hypereflexia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pheochromocytoma

    , a 45-year-old man, reported sustained arterial hypertension with paroxysmal episodes of tachycardia, associated with head and neck burning sensation, and hand and foot tremors[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hypokalemia may be present if hyperaldosteronism is diagnosed.[clinicalpainadvisor.com] Clinical presentation includes headaches, palpitations, chest and abdominal pain, hypertension, fever, and tremor.[fpnotebook.com]

  • Beta2-Adrenergic Agonist

    […] asthma treatment - Stimulate Beta2-adrenergic receptors, smooth muscle relaxation - Promote bronchodilation/relieve bronchospasm - Tachycardia/heart palpitations/Angina - Tremors[quizlet.com] Beta agonist medications may produce significant hypokalemia in some patients, which has the potential to produce adverse cardiovascular effects.[perforomisthcp.com] Side effects are partially mediated by the β 1 receptor and include anxiety and tremor , as well as life-threatening conditions such as ventricular arrhythmias .[amboss.com]

  • Hyperaldosteronism

    Other signs include myalgia, tremor, muscle cramps, flaccid paralysis and hyporeflexia, which tend to appear in the most severe states of hypokalemia.[symptoma.com] A 65-year-old seemingly well male patient was referred to our clinic under the suspicion of hyperaldosteronism due to hypertension combined with hypokalemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hypokalemia persisted despite potassium supplementation and antihypertensive medications with hyperkalemic effects.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Loop Diuretic

    Confusion, tremors, seizures Hyperactive DTRs Insomnia Increased pulse and BP Muscle cramps What are some of the major signs and symptoms of hypokalemia?[quizlet.com] […] severe hypokalemia or other electrolyte abnormalities were observed between the groups.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Bumetanide has demonstrated an adverse-reaction profile similar to that of furosemide, although the incidence of hypochloremia and hypokalemia is greater with bumetanide.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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