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Potassium Chloride ER Coupon - Potassium Chloride ER 20meq tablet
Klor-Con, Micro-KPotassium Chloride ER
POTASSIUM CHLORIDE is a potassium supplement used to prevent and to treat low potassium. Potassium is important for the heart, muscles, and nerves. Too much or too little potassium in the body can cause serious problems. The lowest GoodRx price for the most common version of potassium chloride ER is around $13.12, 48% off the average retail price of $25.49. Compare potassium salts.
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potassium chloride ER(generic)
tablet
20meq
30 tablets
Potassium Chloride ER Coupon - Potassium Chloride ER 20meq tablet
potassium chloride ER(generic)
tablet
20meq
30 tablets

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Potassium Chloride vs. Potassium Citrate: What’s the Difference?

Roni Shye
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Potassium chloride and potassium citrate have similar names, so they should treat the same conditions, right? Not quite. While they are both supplements that contain potassium, the two actually have different uses, side effects and dosages, and cannot be substituted for each other.

First, what is potassium chloride?

Potassium chloride is used to treat hypokalemia, or low potassium levels, caused by diet, medications, diarrhea, sweating or some diseases. See More

40+ Drugs to Be Dropped By Insurance

Elizabeth Davis
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Americans, get ready for sticker shock at the pharmacy.

In 2017, the nation’s largest insurance companies will likely exclude up to 154 different drugs from coverage. If you’re taking one of these prescriptions, your co-pay is about to go way, way up.

Last year, popular drugs including Viagra and Qsymia were dropped by major insurance plans for 2016. The trend continues this year. Almost 50 popular brand-name and generic drugs will likely no longer be covered by one of the nation’s largest prescription insurance providers. See More

What Type of Potassium Is Right for You?

Roni Shye
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Potassium chloride and its various formulations can be confusing—you may not even realize several different types exist until reading this today! When it comes to supplementing low potassium levels, there are a few oral options, but they are absorbed into your system in different ways. If one type is causing troublesome side effects for you, another version may work better.

Does it matter which type I receive? Is there a difference in their absorption?

Oral potassium can upset the stomach and possibly lead to stomach obstruction or lesions. See More

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