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Potassium Chloride: Oral capsule, extended release

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  • Reported side effects
  • Daily life interactions

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Potassium Cl 10mEq ER Cap
Zydus Pharmaceuticals (USA) Inc
Pill Identification: 001 001 
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Potassium Cl 10mEq ER Cap
BluePoint Laboratories
Pill Identification: amneal 542 
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Potassium Cl 10mEq ER Cap
Ethex Corporation
Pill Identification: ETHEX 001 
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Potassium Cl 10mEq ER Cap
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: 001 001 
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Potassium Cl 10mEq ER Cap
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: G 357 
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Klor-Con Sprinkle 10mEq ER Cap
Sandoz Inc. a Novartis Company
Pill Identification: UPSHER-SMITH 0102 KCl 10 MEQ 
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Potassium Cl 10mEq ER Cap
Major Pharmaceuticals Inc, a Harvard Drug Group Company
Pill Identification: LOGO 560 
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Klor-Con Sprinkle 8mEq ER Cap
Sandoz Inc. a Novartis Company
Pill Identification: UPSHER-SMITH 0101 KCI 8 MEQ 
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Potassium Cl 10mEq ER Cap
Amneal Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: amneal 542 
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Potassium Cl 10mEq ER Cap
Major Pharmaceuticals Inc, a Harvard Drug Group Company
Pill Identification: ETHEX 001 
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Potassium Cl 10mEq ER Cap
AvKARE, Inc.
Pill Identification: LOGO 560 
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Potassium Chloride 8mEq ER Cap
AvKARE, Inc.
Pill Identification: LOGO 559 
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Potassium Chloride 8mEq ER Cap
Actavis US
Pill Identification: LOGO 559 
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Potassium Chloride 8mEq ER Cap
Ethex Corporation
Pill Identification: ETHEX 667 
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Potassium Cl 10mEq ER Cap
Actavis US
Pill Identification: LOGO 560 
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Potassium Cl 10mEq ER Cap
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: amneal 542 
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Potassium Chloride 8mEq ER Cap
Paddock Laboratories Inc, a Perrigo Family
Pill Identification: PAD 0180 
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Potassium Cl 10mEq ER Cap
Paddock Laboratories Inc, a Perrigo Family
Pill Identification: PAD 0181 
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Potassium Cl 10mEq ER Cap
AvPAK; a Division of AvKARE Inc
Pill Identification: amneal 542 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Potassium Chloride: Oral capsule, extended release

What is this medicine?

POTASSIUM CHLORIDE (poe TASS i um KLOOR ide) is a potassium supplement used to prevent and to treat low potassium. Potassium is important for the heart, muscles, and nerves. Too much or too little potassium in the body can cause serious problems.


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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Potassium Chloride: Oral capsule, extended release
Usage by Gender
70.11%
29.89%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
0.35%
2.69%
24.18%
72.78%
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