Active ingredients: potassium chloride
What it is used for
INDICATIONS AS AT 04 NOVEMBER 2004 : 1.The treatment hypokalaemia. 2. Treatment of digitalis intoxication. The IV route is indicated when the patient is unable to take potassium orally or if hypokalaemia is severe.
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
- Shelf lifetime is 2 Years.
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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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Reporting side effects
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