What is a magnesium test?
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How do you test magnesium levels?
Magnesium levels can be tested using a blood test. To do a total serum magnesium test, a healthcare worker will draw blood from a vein in your arm and send it to the laboratory for analysis.
How will you know if your magnesium is low?
The common symptoms of low magnesium levels are appetite loss, nausea, vomiting, fatigue, shaking, muscle spasms, pins and needles, sleepiness, weakness, and hyperexcitability.
What are the symptoms of high magnesium levels?
The usual symptoms of high magnesium levels are nausea, vomiting, very low blood pressure (hypotension), flushing, headache, and neurological disorders.
Who is most at risk for magnesium deficiency?
Women require 320 mg of magnesium daily while men require 420mg. Those who are at most risk of magnesium deficiency are older individuals because their bodies are less capable of absorbing magnesium but the kidneys excrete more of it.
Should I make an appointment for urgent care?
Not necessarily. Most urgent cares accept walk-in patients. But if you want shorter wait times, you can book an appointment through phone or online.
What do magnesium levels indicate?
High magnesium levels are often associated with kidney disease. Low magnesium levels, on the other hand, could be a sign of diabetes, malnourishment, digestive problems, or chronic alcoholism. Low magnesium levels in pregnant women is associated with preeclampsia.
Does insurance plan cover all urgent care services?
Most urgent care services are covered by insurance. Please contact your insurance plan provider directly for specific questions related to your coverage, deductible, & plan.
Can I go to urgent care without insurance?
Yes. If you need urgent care and you have no insurance, we offer affordable rates for all health care services we offer.
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- August 22, 2022 9:57 pm
The staff and the doctors were all very kind and caring. I was very worried about my child’s health. I appreciate your clinic being open on Saturdays. This saved us a trip to the ER, which can be scary for a child. Thank you again!
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