I’d worked out how to quit for good, if I wanted to: steep taper, seven day timetable, plenty of loperamide; magnesium supplements and free form amino acids to replenish my burnt-out neurotransmitters; protein powder, electrolyte powder, melatonin (and weed) for sleep as well as various herbal tinctures and potions my fashion intern swore by, licorice root and milk thistle, nettles and hops and black cumin seed oil, valerian root and skullcap extract.
Donna Tartt -- The Goldfinch
Polymer gel electrolyte with Teflon.
Dan Brown -- Angels & Demons
"But there are a lot of electrolyte people," Hall had pointed out.
Michael Crichton -- The Andromeda Strain
No, we’ve found an electrolyte imbalance.
Ellen Hopkins -- Identical
Turns Out The electrolyte imbalance is real, the result of not only puking from Oxy withdrawal, but also the binge-and-purge cycle that my alter and I seem to have shared.