Disodium hydrogen citrate


Concise Prescribing Info
Indications/Uses
Urine alkalinisation.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult: PO 15-30 mL bid-tid.
Contraindications
Hyperosmolar states, HTN, oedema.
Special Precautions
Hypocalcaemia, hypoventilatory states, alkalosis. Renal disease. Childn including neonates. Pregnancy and lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Mild diuresis, stomach cramps, flatulence, diarrhoea, GI ulceration, hypokalaemia, metabolic alkalosis, tiredness, dyspnoea, anxiety, mood swings.
Drug Interactions
Enhances elimination of salicylates and barbiturates. May increase the half-life of quinidine, ephedrine, pseudoephedrine. Additive effect w/ Na retention caused by corticosteroids. Potentiates renal excretion of tetracycline. Hypochloraemic alkalosis may occur w/ concomitant K-depleting diuretics.
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