Positate

Positate Dosage/Direction for Use

potassium citrate

Manufacturer:

Cooper Pharma

Distributor:

Macropharma Corp
Full Prescribing Info
Dosage/Direction for Use
In patients with severe hypocitraturia (urinary citrate of less than 150 mg/day), therapy should be initiated at a dosage of 60 mEq/day (20 mEq three times/day or 15 mEq four times/day with meals or within 30 minutes after meals or bedtime snack). In patients with mild moderate hypocitraturia (>150 mg/day), Potassium Citrate Tablet should be initiated at a dosage of 30 mEq/day (10 mEq three times/day with meals). Twenty-four hour urinary citrate and/or urinary pH measurements should be used to determine the adequacy of the initial dosage and to evaluate the effectiveness of any dosage change. In addition, urinary citrate and/or pH should be measured every four months.
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