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Electrolytes Made Easy: PT 1
Magnesium (Mg2+) Lab Value
1.5 to 2.5 mEq/L
Increased Deep Tendon Reflexes (DTRs)
Foods High in Magnesium
Decreased Deep Tendon Reflexes (DTRs)
IV Calcium Gluconate
Avoid Antacids and Laxatives containing Mg2+
Preterm Labor Contractions
Decreased Deep Tendon Reflexes (DTRS)
Decreased Respiratory Rate
Decreased Urine Output
Phosphate (PO43-) Lab Value
2.5 to 4.5 mg/dL
Potassium (K+) Lab Value
3.5 to 5.0 mEq/L
< 3.5 mEq/L
IV K+ Infusion at 5-10 mEq/hr
Give Orally with Food
Monitor Respiratory Status
> 5.0 mEq/L K+
Tall, Peaked T Waves
Infusion of Glucose and Insulin
Loop or Thiazide Diuretics
Parts of an ECG
Acute Digoxin Toxicity
Cholinergic (Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhea)
Blurry Yellow Green Vision with Halo of Light
Prolonged PR interval
Scooping on EKG
T Wave Inversion
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