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KLOR-CON Extended-release tablet (2020)

Active ingredients: Potassium chloride

Product Description

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.

Dosage Forms and Strengths

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”.

How supplied

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:

Dose Shape Color Debossment NDC#: 0245-xxxx-xx
Bottle of 100 Tablets Bottle of 500 Tablets Carton of 100 Unit-Dose Tablets
600 mg (8 mEq) round light blue “KC 8” 5315-115315-155315-01
750 mg (10 mEq) round yellow “KC 10” 5316-115316-155316-01

Manufactured by: UPSHER-SMITH LABORATORIES, LLC, Maple Grove, MN 55369