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)
15% solution for dilution (equivalent to K+ 2 mmol/mL and Cl- 2 mmol/mL)
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.