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Thyrotoxic hypokalemic periodic paralysis reversed by propranolol without rebound hyperkalemia.
Amiodarone-induced thyrotoxicosis presenting as hypokalemic periodic paralysis.
Its use has expanded to include a role in advanced cardiac life-support protocols, and clinicians should therefore be aware of its link to thyrotoxicosis and associated presentations, including hypokalemic periodic paralysis.