Name:Potassium acetate (Kalii acetas)
Indications for use:
Prescribed for edema associated with circulatory disorders.
It has a moderate diuretic (diuretic) effect. It is also used as a source of potassium ion for hypokalemia (decrease in the level of potassium in the blood).
Kalii acetas (Potassium acetate) method of administration and doses:
Assign orally, the daily dose for adults is 5-10 g in several doses (in capsules or in the form of solutions).
Due to the strong hygroscopicity (the ability to absorb moisture from the air), it is used in the form of an aqueous 33-35% solution.
Kalii acetas (Potassium acetate) contraindications:
Severe renal failure.
Kalii acetas (Potassium acetate) side effects:
Dyspeptic disorders (digestive disorders), pain in the epigastric region are possible.
In a well-closed container, protected from light.
Before using the medication“Kalii acetas (Potassium acetate)” should be consulted with a doctor.
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