Data from FDA - Curated by EPG Health - Last updated 19 December 2016
Should be used with
Patients should be directed to dilute
Sodium salts should be used cautiously in
Concurrent administration of potassium-containing medication, potassium-sparing diuretics, angiotensin-converting enzyme (
Periodic examination and determinations of serum electrolytes, particularly serum bicarbonate level, should be carried out in those patients with renal disease in order to avoid these
However, as with any alkalinizing agent,
Potassium intoxication causes listlessness,
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION Tricitrates SF Oral Solution should be taken diluted in water, followed by additional water, if
Usual Adult Dose 3 to 6 teaspoonfuls (15 to 30 mL), diluted in water, four times a day, after meals and at bedtime, or as directed by a physician.
Usual Pediatric Dose 1 to 3 teaspoonfuls (5 to 15 mL), diluted in water, four times a day, after meals and at bedtime, or as directed by a physician.
Usual Dosage Range 2 to 3 teaspoonfuls (10 to 15 mL), diluted with water, taken four times a day, will usually maintain a urinary pH of 6.5-7.4.
3 to 4 teaspoonfuls (15 to 20 mL), diluted with water, taken four times a day, will usually maintain a urinary pH of 7.0-7.6 throughout most of
|Date Last Revised||17-07-2012|
|Type||HUMAN PRESCRIPTION DRUG|
|Storage and handling||STORAGE Keep tightly closed. Store at controlled room temperature, 20°-25°C (68°-77°F). Protect from excessive heat and freezing. SHAKE WELL BEFORE USING.|
|Marketing authorisation holder||Pharmaceutical Associates, Inc.|