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DI Lecture Mg Part 2

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What is the Hypermagnesemia range?> 2.5 mEq/L
What are the causes of hypermagnesemia? (1)(1) Renal Impairment
What are the causes of hypermagnesemia? (2)(2) Overcorrection
What are the causes of hypermagnesemia? (3)(3) Excess intake of Mg via Mg-containing antacids/laxatives
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What are the treatments of hypermagnesemia? (1)(1) Calcium Gluconate (for Cardiac and Neuromuscular effects)
What are the treatments of hypermahnesemia? (2)(2) IV fluid (saline) + Furosemide (For pt with functional renal)
What are the treatments of hypermagnesemia? (3)(3) Hemodialysis (For pt w/ renal problem or renal is not functioning)
What are the treatments of hypermahnesemia? (4)(4)Discontinue exogenous magnesium or the cause of the increase in Mg.
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