Mechanism of Action: Potassium
Potassium is the principal intracellular cation of most body tissues.
FDA Indications: Potassium
Major Common Adverse Events: Potassium
- GI Disturbances
Patient Counseling Tips
Patients should be advised to take Potassium Chloride with food AND a full glass of water to minimize ____ ________.
Patient should be advised to limit ingestion of high _______ foods (bananas, fresh fruits/vegetables, fresh meats).
TRUE or FALSE
Patients taking Potassium Chloride should avoid concomitant use of potassium-containing salt substitutes and potassium-sparing diuretics.