Which is better, potassium citrate or gluconate for low blood potassium levels?

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24 Jan 2010

It will not matter which potassium "salt" you take. Potassium chloride in the form of an effervescent tablet is probably the most preferred option in patients requiring supplementation. Potassium levels should be measured frequently.
See http://www.drugs.com/cdi/potassium-gluconate.html
http://www.drugs.com/potassium.html

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