Potassium Chloride ER Coupon - Potassium Chloride ER 20meq tablet

Generic Klor-Con M, K-Tab, Klor-Con, Micro-K

POTASSIUM is a natural salt that is important for the heart, muscles, and nerves. It is found in many foods and is normally supplied by a well balanced diet. This medicine is used to treat low potassium. Compare potassium salts.
Potassium Chloride ER Coupon - Potassium Chloride ER 20meq tablet

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What Type of Potassium Is Right for You?

The GoodRx Pharmacist - December 08, 2014

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

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

The GoodRx Pharmacist - October 22, 2014

Potassium chloride and potassium citrate—they’re both potassium so they should be the same, right? The names of these medications look nearly identical and can be extremely confusing, but you should know that these different forms of potassium treat different conditions and can’t be substituted for each other.

What does potassium chloride treat?
Potassium chloride is indicated for the treatment of hypokalemia also known as low potassium levelsSee More

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