This medication is an urinary alkalinizing agent, prescribed for kidney stones.
Contraindicated in patients with high potassium levels in the blood, aluminum toxicity, heart failure or injury, or severe kidney problems, who are taking aldosterone blocker and hypersensitivity.
PO- The recommended dose is 15ml 3 times a day after meals with a glass full of water.
It comes as liquid to take by mouth, with food.
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of urinary tract infection, burns, diarrhea, ulcer, sugar, difficulty in swallowing, heart, kidney problem, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
• Monitor blood potassium levels, other blood electrolyte levels, and electrocardiogram (ECG) regularly while taking this medication.
Diarrhea, loose stools, nausea, upset stomach and vomiting.
Drink adequate fluid while taking this medication.
Store it at room temperature and in an airtight container.
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