How is metabolic alkalosis treated in Bartter and Gitelman syndromes?

Updated: Dec 10, 2020
  • Author: Christie P Thomas, MBBS, FRCP, FASN, FAHA; Chief Editor: Vecihi Batuman, MD, FASN  more...
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Metabolic alkalosis can be corrected partially with the following:

  • Potassium supplementation
  • Potassium-sparing diuretics
  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
  • ACE inhibitors

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