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Influence Of Metabolic Acidosis On Serum 1,25(oh)2d3 Levels In Chronic Renal Failure.

Influence of metabolic acidosis on serum 1,25(OH)2D3 levels in chronic renal failure. Department of Medicine, Tri-Service General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan. Metabolic acidosis has been shown to alter vitamin D metabolism. There is also evidence that calcium may modulate 1,25(OH)2D3 by a parathyroid hormone (PTH)-independent mechanism. To investigate the effect of rapid correction of chronic metabolic acidosis on serum 1,25(OH)2D3 levels by free calcium clamp in chronic renal failure, 20 patients with mild to moderate metabolic acidosis (mean pH 7.31 +/- 0.04) and secondary hyperparathyroidism (mean intact PTH 156.47 +/- 84.20 ng/l) were enrolled in this study. None had yet received any dialysis therapy. Metabolic acidosis was corrected by continuous bicarbonate infusion for 3-4 h until plasma pH was around 7.4, while plasma ionized calcium was held at the preinfusion level by calcium solution infusion during the entire procedure. The plasma pH, bicarbonate, total CO2, sodium, and serum total calcium levels were significantly increased while serum concentrations of alkaline phosphatase and albumin were significantly decreased after bicarbonate infusion. The plasma ionized calcium, p Continue reading >>

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    Hi Dylan,
    I’ve been watching your videos about 4 months now and you got my attention into Sarms. Before I address my question let me tell you a bit about myself :
    29yrs old
    7 years of weightlifting training (been serious about 3.5 years)
    ~12% body fat. ~135 Lbs Lean muscle mass (based on a smart weight-scale)
    I do have a basic knowledge of human anatomy, exercise science and nutrition. I’m a College Kinesiology student.
    It’s been around 6 weeks since I started dieting and track macros to get lean and get rid of my extra body fat I put on during months of not tracking food and just eating and not gonna lie, I kinda miss seeing my abs. I started with calorie deficit and then carb cycling and currently I wanted to test keto diet, so I started to do low-carb/ high fat diet and then switch to keto diet.
    Since I started watching your videos about Sarms and Anabolic steroids I got interested in them and was wondering if they could help me and get me some new motivation. I have never used any steroids or sarms before. I did some research on the internet and youtube, other than your videos and got some basic knowledge about them.
    I started this cycle only 3 days ago while been on keto diet :
    Sarmx S4, GW501 and Anavar. Also have an on-cycle support supplement.
    Ok, I know you’re not a big fan of Anavar and don't recommend an oral cycle only without Test on the first cycle but as you always said I just wanted to test it to see how my body react to it and basically get my body familiar with a “milder” anabolic substance for the first time, if that make sense. And also it’s not really easy for me to find a legit source of steroid. I got the Anavar shipped internationally from a source that had the best reviews, everything looked legit and fine with them and also had a more experienced friend tried their gear and got good result with no harsh “unusual” side effects. So thats that, now here is the deal :
    I started anavar on 10mg first day and 20 mg second and third day. Took the GW and anavar 45 minutes before my workout and had the pre workout on my way to the gym around 35 min after and I warmed up with some pull ups, felt good and moved to bent over barbell row for the first working sets. I was just working with 155 lbs on my second set after 10 reps I felt that my heart rate went up crazy and I felt uncomfortable in my head and eyes. I started feeling to vomit, weak and dizzy. I check my heart rate on my Fitbit HR monitor and it was 162 bpm! Usually my resting heart rate is 70-77 and during workout is 90-100 and while doing cardio depend on intensity is 110-150. I don't remember seeing my heart rate as 160 and regardless of the number, it felt so rapid, uncomfortable and scary in my chest.
    After that happened I immediately stopped and had some Gatorade to get some sugar in me and sat there for 15min wait for my friend to come pick me up. For the next 4-5 our, my heart rate would go up to 110 every half an hours let's say and came back to 80 and I couldn't eat anything because I felt like I would be throwing up if I have anything in my mouth.
    Today is the next day, i wake up at a normal 73/bpm but I still have a fear in back of my head because I don't know what cause that and I really really curious about it. I started searching on the internet to see what might cause heart palpitation and but still couldnt find my answer.
    I do have a healthy diet. I don't eat out for the past 6 weeks. Eventhough I get higher amount of fat, I stick to “healthier” fat options like fish, avocado, etc.
    I’ve never had any heart problems and had no problems doing cardio since I was athlete in my high school period.
    I used to smoke but I dont smoke anymore and I dont drink alcohol at all.
    I wasnt dehydrated since I usually drink close to a gallon of pure water.
    I m not new to preworkouts, training, dieting, but the thing is the new preworkout I’m using contains Caffeine and Yohimbine HCI and I do take BCAA that also has Taurine in it. You recently put up a video about Taurine which you mentioned it might cause problem with Caffeine. Also I am suspicious to Yohimbine, since I dont remember using it before.
    I also read that Keto diet and low carb diets usually can cause some heart palpitation when the blood sugar levels are low and I had only 40grams of carbs that day coming mostly from veggies and condiments.
    I appreciate you taking time to read my story, I was just wanted your opinion about this. I know you cant tell or even guess it for sure but just curious what you would think the reason was ?
    Anavar ? diet ? preworkout ? or might combine all of them.
    Looking forward to hear what you have for me.

  2. walkonwings

    Well, at least you realize the cycle was a goof to begin with. Increased blood pressure is not unheard of with the oral anavar(although you might have received something else as anavar is one of the most faked steroids out there). You also said you took a preworkout? Some of those have ridiculous amounts of caffeine(raises blood pressure) among other things. That combo right there could have done it. You said you were "dizzy" well that's exactly what happened. Dump the preworkout and dump the anavar, is it really worth dropping dead in the gym? I don't think it is.

  3. Tazz

    a lot of people report palpitations on keto, keto diets are NOT healthy what so ever, keto diets put a huge stress on your body
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Metabolic Acidosis Workup: Approach Considerations, Laboratory Evaluation, Complete Blood Count

Author: Christie P Thomas, MBBS, FRCP, FASN, FAHA; Chief Editor: Vecihi Batuman, MD, FASN more... Often the first clue to metabolic acidosis is a decreased serum HCO3- concentration observed when serum electrolytes are measured. Remember, however, that a decreased serum [HCO3-] level can be observed as a compensatory response to respiratory alkalosis. An [HCO3-] level of less than 15 mEq/L, however, almost always is due, at least in part, to metabolic acidosis. The only definitive way to diagnose metabolic acidosis is by simultaneous measurement of serum electrolytes and arterial blood gases (ABGs) , which shows pH and PaCO2 to be low; calculated HCO3- also is low. (For more information, see Metabolic Alkalosis .) A low serum HCO3- and a pH of less than 7.40 upon ABG analysis confirm metabolic acidosis. Go to Pediatric Metabolic Acidosis and Emergent Management of Metabolic Acidosis for complete information on these topics. The diagnosis is made by evaluating serum electrolytes and ABGs. A low serum HCO3- and a pH of less than 7.40 upon ABG analysis confirm metabolic acidosis. The anion gap (AG) should be calculated to help with the differential diagnosis of the metabolic acidosis Continue reading >>

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  1. metalmd06

    Does acute DKA cause hyperkalemia, or is the potassium normal or low due to osmotic diuresis? I get the acute affect of metabolic acidosis on potassium (K+ shifts from intracellular to extracellular compartments). According to MedEssentials, the initial response (<24 hours) is increased serum potassium. The chronic effect occuring within 24 hours is a compensatory increase in Aldosterone that normalizes or ultimatley decreases the serum K+. Then it says on another page that because of osmotic diuresis, there is K+ wasting with DKA. On top of that, I had a question about a diabetic patient in DKA with signs of hyperkalemia. Needless to say, I'm a bit confused. Any help is appreciated.

  2. FutureDoc4

    I remember this being a tricky point:
    1) DKA leads to a decreased TOTAL body K+ (due to diuresis) (increase urine flow, increase K+ loss)
    2) Like you said, during DKA, acidosis causes an exchange of H+/K+ leading to hyperkalemia.
    So, TOTAL body K+ is low, but the patient presents with hyperkalemia. Why is this important? Give, insulin, pushes the K+ back into the cells and can quickly precipitate hypokalemia and (which we all know is bad). Hope that is helpful.

  3. Cooolguy

    DKA-->Anion gap M. Acidosis-->K+ shift to extracellular component--> hyperkalemia-->symptoms and signs
    DKA--> increased osmoles-->Osmotic diuresis-->loss of K+ in urine-->decreased total body K+ (because more has been seeped from the cells)
    --dont confuse total body K+ with EC K+
    Note: osmotic diuresis also causes polyuria, ketonuria, glycosuria, and loss of Na+ in urine--> Hyponatremia
    DKA tx: Insulin (helps put K+ back into cells), and K+ (to replenish the low total potassium
    Hope it helps

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Metabolic Acidosis - Endocrine And Metabolic Disorders - Merck Manuals Professional Edition

(Video) Overview of Acid-Base Maps and Compensatory Mechanisms By James L. Lewis, III, MD, Attending Physician, Brookwood Baptist Health and Saint Vincent’s Ascension Health, Birmingham Metabolic acidosis is primary reduction in bicarbonate (HCO3−), typically with compensatory reduction in carbon dioxide partial pressure (Pco2); pH may be markedly low or slightly subnormal. Metabolic acidoses are categorized as high or normal anion gap based on the presence or absence of unmeasured anions in serum. Causes include accumulation of ketones and lactic acid, renal failure, and drug or toxin ingestion (high anion gap) and GI or renal HCO3− loss (normal anion gap). Symptoms and signs in severe cases include nausea and vomiting, lethargy, and hyperpnea. Diagnosis is clinical and with ABG and serum electrolyte measurement. The cause is treated; IV sodium bicarbonate may be indicated when pH is very low. Metabolic acidosis is acid accumulation due to Increased acid production or acid ingestion Acidemia (arterial pH < 7.35) results when acid load overwhelms respiratory compensation. Causes are classified by their effect on the anion gap (see The Anion Gap and see Table: Causes of Metab Continue reading >>

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  1. gear2d

    Could anyone explain how this occurs? From my understanding high glucose levels draws K+ out of cells (HypERkalemia), low insulin promotes less shift of K+ in to cells (HypERkalemia), and acidosis causes K+ to shift out of cells (hypERkalemia)....so how does DKA cause hyPOkalemia? From my understanding DK:
    High glucose (hypertonicity which cause the shift of K+ to ECF),
    Low insulin
    Low pH

  2. blade

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    Originally Posted by gear2d
    Could anyone explain how this occurs? From my understanding high glucose levels draws K+ out of cells (HypERkalemia), low insulin promotes less shift of K+ in to cells (HypERkalemia), and acidosis causes K+ to shift out of cells (hypERkalemia)....so how does DKA cause hyPOkalemia? From my understanding DK:
    High glucose (hypertonicity which cause the shift of K+ to ECF),
    Low insulin
    Low pH Hypokalemia in DKA???which book is that pls?your analysis above is correct but
    In DKA=hyperkalemia but with low intracellular K+ hence in treatment of DKA,you treat as if hypokalemia to restore the intracellular loss

  3. gear2d


    Originally Posted by blade
    Hypokalemia in DKA???which book is that pls?your analysis above is correct but
    In DKA=hyperkalemia but with low intracellular K+ hence in treatment of DKA,you treat as if hypokalemia to restore the intracellular loss This is from Step to Med 3rd ed on page312 in the flow diagram.

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