Two drugs found effective in treating excess potassium

November 21, 2014 6:15 PM

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(Reuters Health) - Two experimental drugs can reduce dangerously high potassium levels in the blood, a problem that can plague people with diabetes and kidney disease and lead to a fatal heart rhythm, researchers say.

The findings are from two separate studies financed by the manufacturers and released Friday by the New England Journal of Medicine.

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