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What is the OTC version of Potassium Chloride?

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Dr. Suma Parinam

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Posted on Fri, 14 Dec 2018 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: What is an equivalent to potassium Chloride in an overthecounterversion?
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Answered by Dr. Suma Parinam 22 minutes later
Brief Answer:

Potassium Chloride generic

Detailed Answer:

Hi,

You have over the counter generic Potassium Chloride available as a general formula in drug stores.

Your pharmacist can identify the exact dose you are currently taking in the formula and can recommend OTC potassium chloride which is available as OTC or else Potassium Gluconate which contains exact same dose of potassium as in Pot Chlor.

So suggest speaking to the pharmacist at the local drug store by taking current medicine tin.

Hope I have answered your query.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Suma Parinam, General & Family Physician
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