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Hello Everyone, I'm new to this site and am studying for the step1 USMLE. I have a question...

Goljan says that you need glucose to reabsorb Na. And in marathon runners they lose a hypotonic solution (which causes hypernatremia). My question is Why does the marathon runner drink gatorade which includes glucose AND sodium in its solution? Thanks.




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Gatorade is the stuff, makes your brain works faster





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