|Generic For||Urocit K 1080mg|
|Generic Name||Potassium Citrate|
|Manufacturer||Intas Pharmaceuticals, India|
|Pack Size||Qty||Price Per Pill or Unit||Price||Cart|
|30 Tablet/s||US$ 0.30||US$ 9.50|
|60 Tablet/s||US$ 0.25||US$ 15.0021%US$ 19.00|
|90 Tablet/s||US$ 0.21||US$ 18.5035%US$ 28.50|
About the drug:
Potrate ER 1080 – 10 Meq (Potassium Citrate) active ingredient is pottasuium citrate and generic name is urocit k 1080mg. It is an extended release potassium salt which is prescribed to relieve pain and frequency caused by mild UTIs (urinary tract infections) such as cystitis. It may also be effective in controlling kidney stones (renal tubular acidosis), as well as treating gout and arrhythmia. The affects it has include reducing the acidity of urine.
Uses of the drug:
Potrate 10 helps to relieve discomfort associated with mild urinary tract infections. It is also used to prevent the formation of certain types of kidney stones.
Working of the drug:
Potassium is a mineral that is found in many foods and is needed for several functions of your body, especially the beating of your heart. Potassium citrate 1080 MG Extended Release Oral Tablet is used to treat a kidney stone condition called renal tubular acidosis. Potassium citrate 1080 MG Extended Release Oral Tablet may also be used for other purposes other than those listed in.
Potassium citrate is used to make the urine less acidic. This effect helps the kidneys get rid of uric acid, thereby helping to prevent gout and kidney stones. This medication can also prevent and treat certain metabolic problems (acidosis) caused by kidney disease.
Potrate ER 1080 – 10 Meq is manufactured by the Intas pharmaceutical, India. It is available on our websites alldaychemist.com at lowest price as compared to any online or local pharmacy store.
Dosage form and strength:
Potrate ER 1080 – 10 Meq is available in following strength preparation on our online pharmacy store:
- Potrate ER 1080 – 10 Meq
- Potrate ER 540 – 5 Meq
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Before taking the drug:
Do not take the drug if you:
- Are allergic to any of the ingredients present in Potrate ER 1080 – 10 Meq.
- Are pregnant, trying for a baby
- breast feeding mother
Tell your doctor if you have:
- kidney problems
- urinary tract infection
- uncontrolled diabetes
- peptic ulcer in your stomach
- Addison's disease
How much to take the drug?
Follow the directions on the prescription label. Take your medicine at regular intervals. Do not take your medicine more often than directed.
How to take the drug?
Do not crush, chew, break, or suck on an extended-release tablet. Swallow the pill whole. Breaking or crushing the pill may cause too much of the drug to be released at one time. Sucking on a potassium tablet can irritate your mouth or throat.
Avoid lying down for at least 30 minutes after you take this medication.
Take this medication with a meal or bedtime snack, or within 30 minutes after a meal.
If overdose, immediately consult with your concerned prescriber. Take medical help as quickly as possible if you encounter any bizarre reaction.
If you forget to take a dose of Potrate ER 1080 – 10 Meq, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is nearly time for the next dose, skip the missed dose. Remember never take a double dose to compensate the missed dose.
- Confusion, anxiety
- Uneven heartbeat
- Extreme thirst, increased urination
- Leg discomfort
- Muscle weakness or limp feeling
- Numbness or tingly feeling in your hands or feet
- Severe stomach pain
- Diarrhea or vomiting
The following drugs can interact with potassium citrate. Tell your prescriber if you are using any of these:
Things to remember:
- Keep all the medicines out of the sight and reach of children.
- Do not use Potrate ER 1080 – 10 Meq after the expiry date. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month.
- Do not store above 25 °C temperature.