POTRATE SYRUP 200ML . is used to treat or prevent hypokalemia (low levels of potassium in the blood). . is also used to treat digitalis overdose.
Side Effects :
• mild nausea, vomiting, or upset stomach • mild or occasional diarrhoea • appearance of a citric acid and potassium citrate tablet in your stool
POTRATE SYRUP 200ML Measure the liquid medicine with a special dose-measuring spoon or cup, not a regular table spoon. Take this medication exactly as prescribed by your doctor.
POTRATE SYRUP 200ML . Citric acid works by making the urine less acidic. . Potassium is needed for several functions of your body, especially the beating of your heart.
Pregnancy: Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant during treatment. Alcohol: No data is available. Consult your doctor. Driving: can cause seizure (convulsions) so do not drive or use machine until you know how this will affect you. Kidney: Tell your doctor if you are have kidney disease. LIver: No data is available. Consult your doctor.
. You should not use this medication if you are allergic to it. . Tell your doctor if you have: - high levels of potassium in your blood (hyperkalemia) - a serious heart rhythm disorder called ventricular fibrillation - Addison's disease (an adrenal gland disorder) - a large tissue injury such as a severe burn - if you are severely dehydrated - a urinary tract infection - untreated or uncontrolled diabetes - a peptic ulcer in your stomach
Store at room temperature away from moisture, heat, or freezing.