Urocit-K is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) potassium citrate. On this page you will find out more about Urocit-K, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: potassium citrate
Information for medicine and pack size:
Urocit-K 1.08 g (potassium 10 mmol) modified release tablet, 100
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
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What this medicine is for
Aids in the management of, and reduces the risk of formation of, kidney stones.
Table of characteristics
|Dosage Form||Tablet, modified release|
|Route of administration||Oral|
There is one type of pack available.
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
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Urocit-K Tablets - myDr.com.au
Urocit-K Tablets - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines
Read more on myDr – Consumer Medicine Information website
The kidneys filter the blood and remove the extra waste and water as urine. Many waste chemicals are in the urine. They can sometimes form crystals that clump together to make stones.
Read more on Kidney Health Australia website
For most types of kidney stones, the best ways to prevent stone growth or recurrence are to drink enough fluids, avoid urinary infections and treat with medications.
Read more on Better Health Channel website
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