Prevalence of hypomagnesemia
in type-II diabetics in our study was similar to that reported by Nadler et al16 in type-II diabetics, attending outpatient clinics in the US.
Hyperglycemia and hypomagnesemia
induced oxidative stress leads to increased risk of complications of Diabetes Mellitus.
Of side effects associated with PPIs, significantly more PCPs than gastroenterologists expressed concern about hypomagnesemia
The patient was diagnosed with proton pump inhibitor-induced hypomagnesemia
(PPIH) with secondary hypoparathyroidism.
He added, "Dietary intake of magnesium in the United States may be less than the recommended amount, leading to a frank or borderline state of hypomagnesemia
in much of our population.
diarrhea, rash, mucosal inflammation, nausea, infusion related reaction and hypomagnesemia
7% of type 2 diabetic mellitus cases were found to have hypomagnesemia
Clinical consequences and management of hypomagnesemia
Comment: There have been rare case reports of severe hypomagnesemia
occurring in patients receiving PPIs.
The adverse events from preliminary clinical data include diarrhea, skin rash, mucosal inflammation, nausea, infusion-related reaction and hypomagnesemia
The use of magnesium in the perioperative and early postoperative periods seems to be effective in reducing the incidence of AF after coronary artery bypass grafting; and supplemental magnesium infusion, rather than efforts to correct hypomagnesemia
, has the potential to lessen the incidence of AF.
1,2) Thus, obtain serum potassium in patients with known or suspected hypokalemia or hypomagnesemia
to monitor electrolyte levels.