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Dr. Carlos Sanchez, DO

Emergency Physician

Dr. Carlos Sanchez practices Emergency Medicine in Miami, FL. Dr. Sanchez assesses patients who seek immediate medical attention at any time of day or night. Emergency Medicine Physicians are trained to efficiently work with each patient and situation no matter how acute or life-threatening. Dr. Sanchez examines patients, determines means of testing, diagnoses conditions, and decides the best treatment methods.
24 years Experience
Dr. Carlos Sanchez, DO
  • Miami, FL
  • Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

What are the first few steps to take if a patient goes into hypokalemia?

First, you should investigate the cause of hypokalemia with your doctor. Meanwhile, I recommend drinking orange juice, coconut water, and eating dates or bananas. These are all READ MORE
First, you should investigate the cause of hypokalemia with your doctor. Meanwhile, I recommend drinking orange juice, coconut water, and eating dates or bananas. These are all foods with relatively high potassium. Hypokalemia symptoms may include muscle weakness and cramps.