Please note, this OEL/ADE monograph also applies to potassium base (CAS RN 7440-09-7). Potassium salts are used for the prevention and treatment of potassium depletion and to regulate hypokalemia as a primary condition or secondary to other medical conditions. They have also been used in the prevention of diuretic-induced hypokalemia. Intravenous potassium acetate is indicated as a source of potassium, for the addition to large volume intravenous fluids, to prevent or correct hypokalemia in patients with restricted or no oral intake. It is also useful as an additive for preparing specific intravenous fluid formulas when the needs of the patient cannot be met by standard electrolyte or nutrient solutions.
Affygility Solutions has an occupational exposure limit (OEL) and control band assignment for this active pharmaceutical ingredient (API). This monograph also contains the acceptable daily exposure (ADE) value, the acceptable surface limit (ASL), and the Permitted Daily Exposure (PDE) value.
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