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ATC Group: A12B Potassium

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

Hierarchical Position

Level
Code
Title
1
A
Alimentary tract and metabolism
2
A12
Mineral supplements
3
A12B
Potassium

Contents

Code
Title
A12BA
Potassium

Active Ingredients

Chemical substance
Description
Potassium bicarbonate
Potassium chloride

Potassium plays a vital physiological role in maintenance of normal electrical excitability of nerve and muscle. It is also important in the genesis and correction of imbalances of acid-base metabolism.

Potassium citrate

Citrate and citric acid solutions are systematic and urinary alkalinizers thereby providing symptomatic relief of dysuria.

Potassium gluconate
Potassium hydrogentartrate
Caustic potash
Potassium

Monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
KLOR-CON Extended-release tablet
MPI, US: SPL/PLR
US
KLOR-CON Powder for oral solution
MPI, US: SPL/PLR
US
POTASSIUM CHLORIDE Concentrate for solution for infusion
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK
UROCIT-K Tablet
MPI, US: SPL/PLR
US