ATC codes: B05XA01
Hypokalaemia ICD11 code: 5C57
Parenteral > General injections > IV: 11.2% in 20 mL ampoule (equivalent to K+ 1.5 mmol/mL and Cl- 1.5 mmol/mL) (EML) ; 7.5% solution for dilution (equivalent to K+ 1 mmol/mL and Cl- 2 mmol/mL) (EMLc) ; 15% solution for dilution (equivalent to K+ 2 mmol/mL and Cl- 2 mmol/mL) (EMLc)
EML status history
Also recommended for children
The recommendation is for this specific medicine
Patents have expired in most jurisdictions
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Summary of evidence and Expert Committee recommendations
The EMLc Subcommittee recommended the addtition of two new strengths of potassium chloride IV solution for dilution (7.5% and 15%). The Subcommittee also recommended the deletion of the 11.2% strength from the EMLc. It remains listed on the EML.