Kaliumchlorid

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  • POTASSIUM CITRATE TABLET – ORAL (poh-TASS-ee-um SYE-trate)
  • GEMEENSCHT MARKE NUMM (N) - Urocit-K

GEBRAUCH:

This medication is used to make the urine less acidic. This effect helps the kidneys get rid of uric acid, thereby helping to prevent gout and kidney stones. This medication can also prevent and treat certain metabolic problems (acidosis) caused by kidney disease.

Citric acid and citrate salts (which contain potassium and sodium) belong to a class of drugs known as urinary alkalinizers. If you have a condition that requires you to limit your intake of potassium and sodium, your doctor may direct you to take a product that is lower in potassium and sodium.

WÉI BENOTZEN?:

Zäit néideg: 00 Deeg 00 Stonnen 05 Minutten

D'Dosis baséiert op Ärem klineschen Problem souwéi Feedback op d'Therapie. Fir Är Gefor vun negativen Effekter ze reduzéieren, kann Äre medizinesche Fachmann Iech guidéieren fir dës Medizin mat enger reduzéierter Dosis unzefänken an och Är Dosis lues ze erhéijen. Follegt Äre medizinesche Fachmann seng Uweisunge ganz virsiichteg. Huelt dëst Medikament dacks fir ee vun de meeschte Gewënn dovun ze kréien. Fir Iech ze hëllefen am Kapp ze halen, huelt et all Dag op der exakt selwechter Zäit.

  1. Huelt

    Take this medication by mouth as directed by your doctor. Follow your doctor's directions carefully. This medication should be taken with meals or a bedtime snack.

  2. Swallow this medication

    Swallow this medication with a full glass of water or other liquid (8 ounces or 240 milliliters) unless your doctor directs you otherwise. Do not crush, chew, or suck the tablets. Doing so can release all of the drug at once, increasing the risk of side effects. Also, do not split the tablets unless they have a score line and your doctor or pharmacist tells you to do so. Swallow the whole or split tablet without crushing or chewing. Do not lie down for 10 minutes after taking this medication. Do not take this medication on an empty stomach.

  3. Your doctor

    Your doctor may direct you to eat a low-salt (low-sodium) diet and drink lots of fluids. Follow your doctor's directions closely. Do not use salt substitutes that contain potassium.

  4. Doséierung

    Dosage is based on your medical condition and response to treatment.

  5. Huelt dëst Medikament

    Take this medication exactly as prescribed. Do not increase your dose or take this more often without your doctor's approval. Use this medication regularly to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, take it at the same times each day.

  6. Dokter

    While taking this medication, you may need to test the pH (acidity) of your urine using special paper. The pH will help determine the proper dose. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more information.

NEEFFEKTER:

  • Nausea
  • iwelzeg
  • diarrhea
  • and stomach pain may occur.

Taking it after meals will help prevent these side effects. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.

An empty tablet shell may appear in your stool. This is harmless because your body has already absorbed the medication.

Denkt drun datt Ären Dokter dëst Medikament verschriwwen huet well hien oder hatt beurteelt huet datt de Virdeel fir Iech méi grouss ass wéi de Risiko vun Nebenwirkungen. Vill Leit, déi dëst Medikament benotzen, hunn keng sérieux Nebenwirkungen.

This drug may cause serious stomach or intestinal problems (e.g., bleeding, blockage, puncture). Tell your doctor immediately if any of these unlikely but serious side effects occur:

  • abdominal swelling
  • black/bloody stools
  • Verstopfung
  • Schwindel
  • séier Häerzschlag
  • schwéier Mo / Bauchschmerzen
  • difficult/painful swallowing
  • severe vomiting
  • vomit that looks like coffee grounds

This medication may cause high potassium levels in the blood (hyperkalemia). Tell your doctor immediately if any of these unlikely but serious side effects occur:

  • muscle cramps/weakness
  • schwéieren Schwindel
  • slow/irregular heartbeat
  • mental/mood changes (e.g., confusion, restlessness)
  • tingling of the hands/feet
  • unusually cold skin

Eng ganz sérieux allergesch Reaktioun op dëst Medikament ass selten. Wéi och ëmmer, sicht direkt medizinesch Opmierksamkeet wann Dir Symptomer vun enger schlëmmer allergescher Reaktioun bemierkt, dorënner:

  • Ausschlag
  • Jucken / Schwellungen (besonnesch vum Gesiicht / Zong / Hals)
  • schwéieren Schwindel
  • Otemschwieregkeeten

Dëst ass net eng komplett Lëscht vu méigleche Nebenwirkungen. Wann Dir aner Effekter bemierkt, déi net uewen opgezielt sinn, kontaktéiert Ären Dokter oder Apdikter.

A Groussbritannien - Rufft Ären Dokter fir medizinesch Berodung iwwer Nebenwirkungen.

VIRSIICHTSMOOSNAMEN:

Before taking this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.

  1. This medication should not be used if you have certain medical conditions. Before using this medicine, consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have: underactive adrenal gland (Addison’s disease), current bladder infection, uncontrolled diabetes, severe heart disease (e.g., recent heart attack, heart damage), certain stomach/intestinal problems (diabetic gastroparesis, conditions decreasing gut movement, peptic ulcer, blockage), severe kidney disease (e.g., inability to make urine), potassium-restricted diet, high potassium levels, severe loss of body water (dehydration).
  2. Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: low calcium levels, severe diarrhea, heart problems (e.g., irregular heartbeat, heart failure), kidney disease, stomach/gut problems (e.g., irritable bowel), severe tissue damage (e.g., severe burns).
  3. Ier Dir Chirurgie hutt, sot Ären Dokter oder Zänndokter datt Dir dëst Medikament hëlt.
  4. Wärend der Schwangerschaft sollt dëst Medikament nëmme benotzt ginn wann et kloer néideg ass. Diskutéiert d'Risiken a Virdeeler mat Ärem Dokter.

It is not known whether this drug passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.

DRUG INTERAKTIOUNEN:

D'Effekter vun e puer Drogen kënnen änneren wann Dir aner Drogen oder Kraiderprodukter zur selwechter Zäit huelen. Dëst kann Äre Risiko fir sérieux Nebenwirkungen erhéijen oder verursaache kënnen datt Är Medikamenter net richteg funktionnéieren. Dës Drogeninteraktioune si méiglech, awer geschéien net ëmmer. Ären Dokter oder Apdikter kënnen dacks Interaktioune verhënneren oder verwalten andeems Dir Äert Medikamenter verännert oder duerch enk Iwwerwaachung benotzt.

Fir Ären Dokter an Apdikter ze hëllefen Iech déi bescht Betreiung ze ginn, gitt sécher Ären Dokter an Apdikter iwwer all d'Produkter ze soen, déi Dir benotzt (inklusiv verschriwwene Medikamenter, net-verschreibende Medikamenter, a Kraiderprodukter) ier Dir d'Behandlung mat dësem Produkt ufänkt. Wärend Dir dëst Produkt benotzt, fänkt net un, stoppt oder ännert d'Dosis vun all aner Medikamenter déi Dir benotzt ouni Ären Dokter d'Zoustëmmung.

E puer Produkter déi mat dësem Medikament interagéiere kënnen enthalen:

  • antacids that contain aluminum
  • aspirin and other salicylates (e.g., salsalate)
  • certain blood pressure medications (e.g., ACE inhibitors such as lisinopril, angiotensin blockers such as losartan)
  • corticosteroids (e.g., prednisone)
  • drospirenone
  • drugs that slow the movement of food/drugs through the esophagus/stomach (e.g., anticholinergics such as belladonna/scopolamine/benztropine, antispasmodics such as glycopyrrolate/oxybutynin, strong narcotic pain medicines such as morphine)
  • eplerenone
  • certain heart medications (e.g., quinidine, digoxin)
  • lithium
  • potassium supplements (including salt substitutes)
  • pramlintide
  • stimulants/decongestants (e.g., amphetamine, pseudoephedrine)
  • certain “water pills” (potassium-sparing diuretics such as amiloride, spironolactone, triamterene)

Dëst Dokument enthält net all méiglech Drogeninteraktiounen. Halt eng Lëscht vun all de Produkter déi Dir benotzt. Deelt dës Lëscht mat Ärem Dokter an Apdikter fir Äre Risiko fir sérieux Medikamenterproblemer ze reduzéieren.

OVERDOS:

If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately. US residents can call the US National Poison Hotline at 1-800-222-1222. United Kingdom residents can call a provincial poison control center. Symptoms of overdose may include:

  • luesen Häerzschlag
  • Häerzinfarkt
  • inability to move.

NOTIZEN: Deelt dës Medikamenter net mat aneren.

Laboratory and/or medical tests (e.g., complete blood count, potassium/sodium/chloride levels, kidney tests) should be performed periodically to monitor your progress or check for side effects. Consult your doctor for more details.

MISSED DOSE:

Wann Dir eng Dosis verpasst, huelt se soubal Dir Iech erënnert. Wann et no der Zäit vun der nächster Dosis ass, sprangen déi verpasst Dosis iwwer a fuerdert Ären üblechen Doséierungsplang. Verduebelt d'Dosis net fir z'erreechen.

LAGER:

  • Store bei Raumtemperatur tëscht 68-77 Grad F (20-25 Grad C) ewech vu Liicht a Feuchtigkeit.
  • Net am Buedzëmmer späicheren.
  • Halt all Medikamenter ewech vu Kanner a Hausdéieren.
  • Spülen d'Medikamenter net an d'Toilette oder schëdden se an en Drain, ausser et gëtt gesot.
  • Gitt dëst Produkt richteg ewech wann et ofgelaf ass oder net méi gebraucht gëtt.

Consultéiert Ären Apdikter oder lokal Offallentsuergungsfirma fir méi Detailer iwwer wéi Dir Äert Produkt sécher entsuergt.

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