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Medications for Prevention of Hypokalemia

What is Prevention of Hypokalemia: Hypokalemia means low serum potassium (low blood levels of potassium). It may result from a number of conditions. Hypokalemia can be prevented.

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The following list of medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of this condition.

Drug name Rx / OTC Pregnancy CSA Alcohol Reviews Rating Popularity
potassium chloride Rx/OTC C N 7 reviews
6.0

Generic name: potassium chloride systemic

Brand names:  Klor-Con M20, Klor-Con, Klor-Con 10, K-Dur, Slow-K, Klor-Con M10, K-Tab, KCl, K-Dur 10, Micro-K, Epiklor, Klor-Con 8, K-Lor, Micro-K 10, Gen-K, Kaochlor S-F, Kaon-CL 10, Kaon-CL 20%, Kay Ciel, Klor-Con / 25, Klor-Con M15, Klotrix, Rum-K, K-Sol, Kal Potassium 99, Kaon-CI, Klor-Con Sprinkle

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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Klor-Con M20 Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium chloride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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Klor-Con Rx/OTC C N 4 reviews
5.0

Generic name: potassium chloride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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Klor-Con 10 Rx/OTC C N 1 review
9.0

Generic name: potassium chloride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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K-Dur Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium chloride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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Slow-K Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium chloride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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Klor-Con M10 Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium chloride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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K-Tab Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium chloride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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KCl Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium chloride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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potassium gluconate Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium gluconate systemic

Brand name:  Kaon

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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K-Dur 10 Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium chloride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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Effervescent Potassium Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium bicarbonate systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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Micro-K Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium chloride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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Epiklor Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium chloride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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Effervescent Potassium / Chloride Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium bicarbonate / potassium chloride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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Klor-Con 8 Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium chloride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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K-Lor Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium chloride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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Micro-K 10 Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium chloride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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potassium bicarbonate Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium bicarbonate systemic

Brand names:  Effervescent Potassium, K-Effervescent, Klor-Con / EF, K-vescent, Quick-K

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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Gen-K Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium chloride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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Kaochlor S-F Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium chloride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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Kaon-CL 10 Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium chloride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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Kaon-CL 20% Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium chloride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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Kay Ciel Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium chloride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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Klor-Con / 25 Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: potassium chloride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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OTC Over the Counter
Rx/OTC Prescription or Over the Counter
Pregnancy
A Adequate and well-controlled studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
B Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
C Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
X Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
N FDA has not classified the drug.
Controlled Substances Act Schedule
N Is not subject to the Controlled Substances Act.
1 Has a high potential for abuse. Has no currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. There is a lack of accepted safety for use under medical supervision.
2 Has a high potential for abuse. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions. Abuse may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence.
3 Has a potential for abuse less than those in schedules 1 and 2. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to moderate or low physical dependence or high psychological dependence.
4 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 3. It has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 3.
5 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 4. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 4.
Alcohol
X Interacts with Alcohol.

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