M-K8 L.A.

NPN 80035346


  • 500 Extended-release tablets

RAMQ status: Covered

Recommended use:

Oral potassium supplementation for the treatment or prevention of hypokalemia not attributable to a dietary deficiency and/or metabolic alkalosis.

Recommended doses:


1 tablet 3-4 times a day (24-32 mEq of potassium) for the prevention of hypokalemia or 2 tablets 3-4 times a day (48-64 mEq of potassium) for the treatment of hypokalemia.

Consume immediately after meals or with food to reduce stomach discomfort or potential laxative effect. Take with a glass of water.

Medicinal ingredient:

Each tablet contains: Potassium 8 mEq (from 600 mg of potassium chloride)

Non-medicinal ingredients:

Ammonio methacrylate copolymer dispersion, calcium phosphate dibasic, dichloromethane, FD&C yellow No. 6, FD&C yellow No. 6 aluminum lake, glycerine, hypromellose, isopropyl alcohol, macrogol 6000, magnesium stearate, polyethylene glycol, povidone K-30, propylene glycol, talc, titanium dioxide, xanthan gum.

NB: Please consult a qualified health professional for more detailed information.