Ka-Lyte

Ka-Lyte

potassium chloride

Manufacturer:

ACME

Distributor:

Grovic

Marketer:

Euro Generics
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
KCl
Indications/Uses
Drug induced hypokalemia, liver cirrhosis, nausea, vomiting, cholera, diarrhea, muscular weakness, paralysis, cardiac & CHF, diabetic ketoacidosis, ulcerative colitis, weakness, anorexia, drowsiness, Cushing's syndrome, pyloric stenosis, low BP.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult Severe deficiencies 3-6 tab daily in divided doses.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitive to K salts. Concomitant use w/ K sparing diuretics (eg, spironolactone, triamterene).
Special Precautions
Presence of cardiac disease, renal disease or acidosis. Appropriate monitoring of serum electrolytes, ECG & clinical status of the patient.
Adverse Reactions
Hyperkalemia. Nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain & diarrhea.
Drug Interactions
Hyperkalemia w/ K-retaining diuretics, ACE inhibitors & β-adrenoceptor blockers.
MIMS Class
Electrolytes
ATC Classification
A12BA01 - potassium chloride ; Belongs to the class of potassium-containing preparations. Used as dietary supplements.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Ka-Lyte tab 600 mg
Packing/Price
100's
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