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Is there a shot for Klor-Con in stead of pills

Is there a shot for Klor-Con in stead of pills

Potassium : Potassium chloride can be given orally or intravenously in a hospital setting. No intramuscular shot. ...Read more

Dr. Leonard Stein
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Klor Con (Definition)

Klor-Con is a mineral which is a kind of nutritional agent ...Read more


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Is there an OTC equivalent to Klor-Con 10 meq?

Is there an OTC equivalent to Klor-Con 10 meq?

yes: The best alternative is to eat potassium rich foods such as 1 or 2 bananas each day. ...Read more

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What number of Klor-Con m20's does it take to over dose?

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What is the prescription Klor-Con for?

What is the prescription Klor-Con for?

Klor-Con: "Klor-Con (potassium chloride) is used to prevent or to treat low blood levels of potassium (hypokalemia)." see: http://www.drugs.com/klor-con.html ...Read more

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How long and what dosage of Klor-Con would get a hypokalemia patient secondary to B12 injection back to normal?

How long and what dosage of Klor-Con would get a hypokalemia patient secondary to B12 injection back to normal?

See below: If deficient in k then you are 200meq below normal if all things are equal your k would be back to normal within 7-10 days with the usuall dosage. ...Read more

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Legs started aching after taking Klor-Con so i stopped. Dr ordered blood work and eveything looked fine but its been 6 days and legs still ache. Why?

Legs started aching after taking Klor-Con so i stopped. Dr ordered blood work and eveything looked fine but its been 6 days and legs still ache.  Why?

Likely unrelated: For that long, with normal labs, likely an unrelated coincidence. Would talk to your dr and give re-trial if still need the supplement while monitoring for any worsening in discomfort. Otherwise, would try stretches / soaks / local heat and your dr might have physical therapy evaluation done. ...Read more

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What potassium medication should I take, if i can't take Klor-Con ?

What potassium medication should I take, if i can't take Klor-Con ?

See below: Klor con (potassium) is pottassium chloride, an alternative is k lyte pottassium bicarbonate both have GI stomach side effects other alternative is to use aldactoneand stop the klor con ask your doctor. ...Read more