Calcium, Potassium Oral Tablet, Extended Release 28-99Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Calcium, Potassium: Oral tablet, extended release (28-99mg)

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What is this Medicine?

POTASSIUM (poe TASS i um) 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.

In-Depth Information

Potassium Gluconate 595mg Extended-Release Tablet

NDC: 118450804
  • Over the Counter
    (Prescription Not Required)
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)





Storage Information
Store in a dry place
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Potassium Gluconate 595mg Extended-Release Tablet
Daily Life Interactions for Potassium Gluconate 595mg Extended-Release Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Severe Lifestyle Interaction
Foods high in potassium and Potassium Gluconate 595mg Extended-Release Tablet(Potassium)
Foods high in potassium and Potassium(Potassium)
Do not take Potassium Salts together with dietary salt substitutes or low salt milk products which contain potassium. Taking these can increase the level of potassium in the blood. If the potassium level is too high, you may experience muscle weakness or an abnormal heart rhythm. If you experience extreme muscle weakness, chest pain, pounding heartbeat, or an unusually fast or slow heart beat, contact your health care provider immediately. While taking Potassium-containing medicines, your prescriber may order a blood test to check the level of potassium in your blood. DO NOT take potassium-containing nutritional supplements with this medicine unless they are approved for you by your health care provider.
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