What is Care Potassium Citrate Mixture?
Care Potassium Citrate Mixture is used to relieve the irritation caused by cystitis and other mild urinary tract infections. It’s a simple remedy that can be taken by mouth and is suitable for the whole family.
How does Care Potassium Citrate Mixture work?
Care Potassium Citrate Mixture uses the active ingredient potassium citrate, which makes your urine less acidic. This means that you will experience less irritation when you urinate, providing relief to those experiencing cystitis or urinary tract infections.
Uses / Instructions
If you are an adult, elderly, or are giving Care Potassium Citrate Mixture to a child aged six or over,
Take TWO 5ml spoonfuls and dilute them with water. Take this solution by mouth three times a day, after meals.
If you are giving Care Potassium Citrate Mixture to children between the ages of one and six,
Use ONE 5ml spoonful diluted with water.
Care Potassium Citrate Mixture is not suitable for children under the age of 1, if you are elderly, use caution when taking Care Potassium Citrate Mixture. Care Potassium Citrate Mixture is not suitable if you are pregnant, may become pregnant, or breastfeeding, unless your doctor specifically tells you otherwise.
Do not take this medicine if you have:
- Kidney problems
- Heart problems (including an irregular heartbeat)
- Addison’s disease
- High levels of potassium in your blood
Like all medicines, Care Potassium Citrate Mixture may have side effects, although you may not get them yourself. These side effects include:
- Stomach upsets
- Feeling sick
Potassium citrate BP 1.5g citric acid monohydrate (E330), quillaia tincture, lemon oil terpeneless, ethanol, choloform, purified water, syrup (includes sucrose). Sucrose: 1.10g/5ml, alcohol 0.9 vol%.
See packaging for mreo details.