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Baylor College of Medicine

Patiromer Utility as an Adjunct Treatment in Patients Needing Urgent Hyperkalemia Management (PLATINUM) (H-47150)



In this study, we are enrolling patients who present to our Emergency Center who have a high blood potassium level (hyperkalemia). The goal of this study is to evaluate if patiromer can help lower potassium levels while patients are in the emergency department. Patiromer is a drug that is already FDA approved.  This is a phase 4 randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled parallel group study.

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EM Research Team

Phone 1: 713–873–9818

IRB: H-47150




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