Brand name: Potassium Chloride 40 mmol/100 mL and Sodium Chloride 0.9% (Baxter) TM
Active ingredients: potassium chloride + sodium chloride
What it is used for
The Baxter Potassium Chloride and Sodium Chloride Intravenous Infusion is indicated as a source of water and to restore electrolyte balance as required by the patient's clinical condition, such as hypokalaemia.
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 30 degrees Celsius
- Protect from Heat
- Do not Freeze
- Shelf lifetime is 9 Months.
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Clear colourless solution
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
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