Potassium Chloride Oral Tablet, Wax Matrix 10Meq Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Potassium Chloride: Oral tablet, Wax matrix (10mEq)

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Klor-Con 10mEq ER Tab
Sandoz Inc. a Novartis Company
Pill Identification: KC 10 
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Potassium Cl 10mEq ER Tab
Sandoz Inc. a Novartis Company
Pill Identification: USL 10 
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Potassium Cl 10mEq ER Tab
Zydus Pharmaceuticals (USA) Inc
Pill Identification: K-TAB  |  LOGO
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K-Tab 10mEq ER Tab
AbbVie US LLC
Pill Identification: K-TAB  |  LOGO
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Klor-Con 10mEq ER Tab
Sandoz Inc. a Novartis Company
Pill Identification: KC 10 
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Klor-Con 10mEq ER Tab
Sandoz Inc. a Novartis Company
Pill Identification: KC 10 

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.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Potassium Chloride: Oral tablet, Wax matrix(10mEq)
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Klor-Con 10mEq Extended-Release Tablet

NDC: 667580160
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Hypokalemia Prevention, Digoxin Toxicity, Hypokalemia

Storage Information
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Protect from light
Protect from moisture
Klor-Con 10mEq Extended-Release Tablet
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Sandoz Inc. a Novartis Company
Pill Identification: KC 10 
Shape: round
Color: yellow
Daily Life Interactions for Klor-Con 10mEq 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 Klor-Con 10mEq Extended-Release Tablet(Potassium Chloride)
Foods high in potassium and Potassium(Potassium Chloride)
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.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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