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Potassium Acetate

In the US, Potassium Acetate (potassium acetate systemic) is a member of the drug class minerals and electrolytes.

US matches:

Scheme

Ph. Eur.

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

B05XA17

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000127-08-2

Chemical Formula

C2-H3-K-O2

Molecular Weight

98

Therapeutic Categories

Food additive (e number)

Used in solutions for dialysis

Used in electrolyte solutions

Treatment of potassium deficiency

Treatment of hyperammonemia

Chemical Names

Acetic acid, potaβium salt (USP)

Potaβium Acetate (USP)

Foreign Names

  • Kalii acetas (Latin)
  • Kalium acetat (German)
  • Potassium, acétate de (French)
  • Potasio, acetato de (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Potassium Acetate (OS: JAN)
  • E 261 (IS)
  • UNII-M911911U02 (IS)
  • Kalii acetas (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Potassium Acetate (PH: BP 2016, USP 38)
  • Potassium acetate (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Ph. Eur.European Pharmacopoeia
USPPharmacopoeia of the United States

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