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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

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

  • The way to take this medicine: Intravenous
  • Store below 30 degrees Celsius
  • Protect from Heat
  • Do not Freeze
  • Shelf lifetime is 9 Months.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

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 Not Scheduled.

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Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website

Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems

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