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Can potassium citrate be used to manage hypokalemia? please explain. thank you.

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh answered

Specializes in Pathology

Potassium citrate can be used to treat hypokalemia, if prescribed by a doctor. Generally foods such as bananas can provide enough potassium to maintain normal levels. You may consult this site for information: https://www.kidney.org/atoz/content/potassium

Answered Feb 25, 2018



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