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Potassium Citrate: Oral tablet, extended release

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Potassium Citrate 5mEq ER Tab
Upsher-Smith Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: USL  |  070
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Potassium Citrate 10mEq ER Tab
Upsher-Smith Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 071  |  USL
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Potassium Citrate 15mEq ER Tab
BioComp Pharma, Inc
Pill Identification: M15 
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Potassium Citrate 5mEq ER Tab
Rising Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: cor 148 
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Potassium Citrate 10mEq ER Tab
Rising Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: cor 149 

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POTASSIUM CITRATE (poe TASS i um SI treyt) is a potassium salt. It helps to make the urine more alkaline or less acidic. This medicine is used to prevent kidney stones.


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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Potassium Citrate: Oral tablet, extended release
Usage by Gender
40.45%
59.55%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
2.87%
9.75%
34.98%
52.39%
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