Active ingredients: potassium chloride
What it is used for
INDICATIONS AS AT AUGUST 2000: For the prevention and treatment of potassium deficiency (hypokalaemia). As an electrolyte supply. Treatment of digitalis intoxication. These solutions are for use in patients who unable to take potassium orally. These solutions are for the preparation of dilute potassium chloride injections or for addition to intravenous fluids.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Intravenous. This medicine or fluids is given through a needle or tube (catheter) inserted into a vein.
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Shelf lifetime is 2 Years.
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A clear, colourless solution free from visible particles
Do I need a prescription?
We are unable to tell you if you need a prescription for this medicine. You can ask your pharmacist.This medicine is
Consumer Medicines Information (CMI)
Reporting side effects
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