Potassium Chloride Oral Solution Side Effects
Please note - some side effects for Potassium Chloride Oral Solution may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
Potassium Chloride Oral Solution Side Effects - for the Professional
Potassium Chloride Oral Solution
One of the most severe adverse effects is hyperkalemia. There also have been reports of upper and lower gastrointestinal conditions including obstruction, bleeding, ulceration and perforation.
The most common adverse reactions to the potassium salts are nausea, vomiting, flatulence, abdominal pain/discomfort and diarrhea. These symptoms are due to irritation to the gastrointestinal tract and are best managed by diluting the preparation further, taking the dose with meals, or reducing the amount taken at one time.
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