KLOR-CON Extended-release tablet (2020)
Active ingredients: Potassium chloride
Klor-Con extended-release tablets are a solid oral dosage form of potassium chloride. Each contains 600 mg or 750 mg of potassium chloride equivalent to 8 mEq or 10 mEq of potassium in a wax matrix tablet.
Klor-Con extended-release tablets are an electrolyte replenisher. The chemical name is potassium chloride, and the structural formula is KCl. Potassium chloride, USP is a white, granular powder or colorless crystals. It is odorless and has a saline taste. Its solutions are neutral to litmus. It is freely soluble in water and insoluble in alcohol.
Inactive Ingredients: Hydrogenated vegetable oil, magnesium stearate, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol, silicon dioxide, talc and titanium dioxide. Yellow tablets also contain D&C Yellow No. 10 Aluminum Lake and FD&C Yellow No. 6 Aluminum Lake. Blue tablets also contain FD&C Blue No. 1 Aluminum Lake and FD&C Blue No. 2 Aluminum Lake.
Klor-Con extended-release tablets are supplied as:
600 mg (8 mEq) are film-coated, round light blue tablets debossed with “KC 8”.
750 mg (10 mEq) are film-coated, round yellow tablets debossed with “KC 10”.
Klor-Con (potassium chloride, USP) contains 600 mg or 750 mg of potassium chloride (equivalent to 8 mEq or 10 mEq of potassium respectively). Klor-Con is provided as extended-release tablets.
Table 1. How Supplied:
|Bottle of 100 Tablets||Bottle of 500 Tablets||Carton of 100 Unit-Dose Tablets|
|600 mg (8 mEq)||round||light blue||“KC 8”||5315-11||5315-15||5315-01|
|750 mg (10 mEq)||round||yellow||“KC 10”||5316-11||5316-15||5316-01|
Manufactured by: UPSHER-SMITH LABORATORIES, LLC, Maple Grove, MN 55369