What are the problems with too much potassium?

Elevated potassium levels can effect your muscles -- specially your heart. High levels of potassium in your blood may cause fatigue, muscle weakness and abnormal heart beats. You should talk to your doctor if you think you have high levels of potassium in your blood.

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