Don’t go bananas over spironolactone and potassium

Don’t go bananas over spironolactone and potassium

Spironolactone has recently been in the news due to apparently unfounded concerns that taking it could increase the chances of contracting pandemic coronavirus or suffering from more severe COVID-19, so this is a good time to examine one of the classic misconceptions about this medication: the potential risk of elevated levels of potassium.

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