Severe hypermagnesemia after enteral administration of Epsom salts
- MAGNESIUM OXIDE BOOSTS SERUM MAGNESIUM LEVELS IN FUNCTIONAL CONSTIPATION. // Contemporary Pediatrics;Apr2011, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p12
The article reports a study which revealed that daily treatment with magnesium oxide boosts serum magnesium levels in children with functional constipation, although not to a critical extent. It emphasizes on the importance of pediatricians knowing whether hypermagnesemia could develop in...
- Association of the Metabolic Syndrome and Chronic Kidney Disease in U.S. Adults. J. Chen; Muntner, P.; Hamm, L. L.; Jones, D. W.; Batuman, V.; Fonseca, V.; Whelton, P. K.; J. He // Annals of Internal Medicine;2/3/2004, Vol. 140 Issue 3, pI39
Studies the association of the metabolic syndrome and chronic kidney disease in U.S. Adults. Description of chronic kidney disease; Components of metabolic syndrome; Details of the study; Link between chronic kidney disease and metabolic syndrome.
- Presence of metabolic syndrome raises risk for kidney disease. // Endocrine Today;Sep2011, Vol. 9 Issue 9, p37
The article reports on a study which examined the risk of patients with metabolic abnormalities for chronic kidney disease, microalbuminuria or overt proteinuria.
- Original Andrews Salts. // Royal Society of Medicine: Medicines;2002, p413
The article presents information on Original Andrew Salts which is a proprietary, non-prescription compound preparation of the antacid sodium bicarbonate and the laxative magnesium sulphate (and citric acid). It can be used to relieve upset stomach, indigestion, symptoms of overindulgence and...
- Magnesium sulfate. // Reactions Weekly;Oct2015, Vol. 1573 Issue 1, p153
The article presents a case study of an 85-year-old woman who experienced fatal hypermagnesaemia after receiving magnesium sulfate enema for her abdominal pain and constipation.
- Inappropriate Renal Sodium Loss Reverted by Vena Cava Obstruction. Heinemann, Henry O.; Laragh, John H. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Oct66, Vol. 65 Issue 4, p708
Deals with two patients who presented with inappropriate renal sodium loss not caused by renal or adrenal disease, which disappeared with time and was replaced by a condition characterized by marked sodium retention. Information on sodium balance in the body; Laboratory findings; Treatment given.
- MODIFICÄ‚RI ANATOMO-RADIOLOGICE IN ARTROPATIA URICÄ‚. BODEA, ALINA; CHEREJI, FLAVIUS; CLAUDIA, PUSTA // Clujul Medical;Sep2011 Supplement, p153
The uric arthropathy is a relatively common pathological sign which involves a complex metabolic imbalance (in essence the purine metabolism) manifested through hyperuricemia, recurrent episodes of acute arthritis in which monosodium urate monohydrate crystals are identified in the synovial...
- Insulin action on glucose and protein metabolism during L-carnitine supplementation in maintenance haemodialysis patients. Gianni Biolo; Manuela Stulle; Francesco Bianco; Giuseppe Mengozzi; Rocco Barazzoni; Alfonso Vasile; Giovanni Panzetta; Gianfranco Guarnieri // Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation;Mar2008, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p991
Background. Impaired protein anabolism and insulin resistance are characteristic features of maintenance haemodialysis patients. We have used a randomised, matched-paired, double-blind, placebo-controlled experimental design to determine the capability of intravenous l-carnitine supplementation...
- Renal transplantation in Anderson-Fabry disease. Clement, M.; McGonigle, R. J. S.; Monkhouse, P. M.; Keogh, A. M.; Marten, R. H.; Bewick, M.; Parsons, V. // Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Jul1982, Vol. 75 Issue 7, p557
The article presents a case study on renal transplantation of an Irish male bus driver with Anderson-Fabry disease. In this report, the authors discusses the clinical benefits of renal transplantation in Anderson-Fabry disease. In conclusion, the authors suggested that successful renal...