Which medications in the drug class Electrolyte Supplements are used in the treatment of Plasmapheresis?

Updated: Mar 08, 2021
  • Author: Elliot Stieglitz, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Electrolyte Supplements

Serum potassium levels can fall during therapy. Therefore, potassium supplements may be indicated.

Potassium Chloride (K-Tab, Klor-Con, Micro-K, Epiklor)

Essential for transmission of nerve impulses, contraction of cardiac muscle, maintenance of intracellular tonicity, skeletal and smooth muscles, and maintenance of normal renal function.


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