Strides Shasun gets USFDA nod for kidney stone tablets
Strides Shasun said it has received approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration for potassium citrate extended release tablets USP 5 mEq, 10 mEq and 15 mEq. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - September 12, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news
Urocit-K (Potassium Citrate Extended-Release Tablets) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - June 20, 2017 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news
No, It's NOT Cheaper To Make Your Own Almond Milk. We Did The Math.
Almond milk is ridiculously easy to make. It only requires two ingredients ― almonds and water ― so there are few excuses not to make your own. It’s clear that making it homemade will give you a simpler product; store-bought brands include ingredients such as potassium citrate, sunflower lecithin and gellan gum. But going the homemade route offers economic benefits, as well. You’ll read on forums that making your own is more cost effective than buying it at the store, but no one ever provides any clear-cut math online ― so I set out to do it for all of us. I looked at three brands ― Trader Joe...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - January 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
A personalized approach to treating kidney stones
One in 10 people in their lifetime will have a kidney stone — a small, hard deposit of mineral and acid salts that can obstruct the drainage of urine, cause intense pain and, if not treated properly, lead to long-term kidney issues. Kidney stones are relatively uncommon in children, but the number of cases over the past two decades has risen. The treatment for kidney stones has remained the same for decades — increased fluid intake, limited sodium intake, diuretics and potassium citrate therapy. Lifestyle factors are typically blamed for kidney stones, yet twin studies suggest a genetic component. In fact, new...
Source: Mass Device - April 4, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Authors: MassDevice Tags: Blog Vector Blog Source Type: news
Zydus Cadila gets United States Food and Drug Administration nod for kidney stones tablets
Zydus Cadila has received the final approval from the USFDA to market Potassium Citrate ER tablets in the strengths of 5 mEq, 10 mEq and 15 mEq. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - August 7, 2014 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news
potassium citrate (Urocit-K)
Title: potassium citrate (Urocit-K)Category: MedicationsCreated: 3/2/2005 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/27/2014 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - May 27, 2014 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news
potassium citrate (Urocit-K)
Title: potassium citrate (Urocit-K)Category: MedicationsCreated: 3/2/2005 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/27/2014 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Medications General)
Source: MedicineNet Medications General - May 27, 2014 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news
Mission Pharmacal Launches Dedicated Sales Force
New team to solidify family owned drug maker's leadership in urology treatments SAN ANTONIO, Aug. 21, 2013 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Urocit®-K (extended release potassium citrate), the proven urological treatment that blazed a tr... Biopharmaceuticals, Urology, DistributionMission Pharmacal, Urocit-K, Lithostat, Thiola , tiopronin (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - August 21, 2013 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news
RCT: Prevention of contrast-induced nephropathy with sodium-potassium citrate
Source: Eur Heart J Area: News Contrast-induced nephropathy (CIN) is a frequent complication of many radiological procedures involving the application of contrast media. A number of methods have been proposed for the prevention of CIN, including the alkalinisation of urine. Sodium-potassium (Na/K) citrate is a well-known agent for urine alkalinisation, and is mainly administered to patients with kidney stones. It has not been studied in the prevention of CIN. Researchers tested the hypothesis that alkalinisation of urine, using Na/K citrate, reduces the frequency of contrast nephropathy in patients after corona...
Source: NeLM - News - January 24, 2013 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news
New research shows alkaline foods and supplements build strong bones
While mainstream medicine continues to push a host of side-effect laden drugs to supposedly keep bones strong, there may be a much safer solution to help ward off osteoporosis -- making sure you consume supplements and/or foods containing potassium citrate, vitamin D... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 3, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news