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Medically reviewed by Drugs. Last updated on Jun 1, Potassium Chloride is indicated for the treatment and prophylaxis of hypokalemia, in patients for whom dietary management with potassium-rich foods or diuretic dose reduction are insufficient. Monitor serum potassium and adjust dosages accordingly. For treatment of hypokalemia, monitor potassium levels daily or more often depending on the severity of hypokalemia until they return to normal. Monitor potassium levels monthly to biannually for maintenance or prophylaxis.
For further information about unapproved drugs, click here. Each 15 mL tablespoonful contains potassium chloride 3. The chemical name is potassium chloride, and the structural formula is KCl. Potassium chloride USP occurs as a white, granular powder or as colorless crystals.
For further information about unapproved drugs, click here. The chemical name is potassium chloride and the structural name is KCl. Potassium chloride, USP occurs as a white granular powder or as odorless crystals.