No.- This medication is for the following:
Potassium is a mineral that is found in many foods and is needed for several functions of your body, especially the beating of your heart.
Potassium gluconate is used to prevent or to treat low blood levels of potassium (hypokalemia). Potassium levels can be low as a result of a disease or from taking certain medicines, or after a prolonged illness with diarrhea or vomiting.
A serious side effect from this medication is "increased urination".
- Potassium Gluconate Information for Consumers
- Potassium Gluconate Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Potassium Gluconate (detailed)
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