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POTASSIUM CHLORIDE Concentrate for solution for infusion (2019)

Active ingredients: Potassium chloride

Product Name and Form

Potassium Chloride 15% w/v Concentrate for Solution for Infusion.

Pharmaceutical form

Concentrate for Solution for Infusion.

Clear, colorless, sterile, aqueous solution for infusion.

Qualitative and Quantitative Composition

Each 10ml contains 15% w/v (1.5g) Potassium Chloride BP.

Chemical substance
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.

List of excipients

Water for Injections BP

Pack sizes and Marketing

10ml, clear Open point cut (OPC) glass ampoules, glass type 1 Ph.Eur. packed in cardboard cartons to contain 10 × 10ml ampoules.

Marketing authorization holder
Authorization dates

Mercury Pharmaceuticals Limited, Capital House, 85 King William Street, London EC4N 7BL, UK


Marketing authorization number:

PL 12762/0598