Nephrology Book


Bicarbonate Supplementation

Aka: Bicarbonate Supplementation, Polycitra, Shohl Solution, Oral Sodium Bicarbonate
  1. See Also
    1. Intravenous Sodium Bicarbonate for Resuscitation
  2. Indications
    1. Renal Tubular Acidosis
  3. Oral Preparations for Renal Tubular Acidosis
    1. Potassium Citrate (Polycitra)
      1. Concentration: 500 mg per 5 ml
      2. Base Concentration: 2 meq per 1 ml
    2. Oral Sodium Bicarbonate (325 mg and 650 mg tablets)
      1. Base Concentration: 4 meq per 325 mg tablet
    3. Citric Acid (Shohl Solution)
      1. Concentration: 140 grams per 1000 ml
      2. Base concentration: 1 meq per 1 ml
  4. Oral Dosing in Renal Tubular Acidosis
    1. Distal RTA (low dose): 1-2 meq/kg/day
    2. Proximal RTA (high dose): 10-15 meq/kg/day

Citric Acid / sodium citrate (C0304465)

Concepts Pharmacologic Substance (T121) , Organic Chemical (T109)
SnomedCT 24772003
English CITRIC ACID/SODIUM CITRATE, Citric Acid-Sodium Citrate, citric acid-sodium citrate, sodium citrate + citric acid (medication), sodium citrate + citric acid, Citric Acid / sodium citrate, acid citrate citric sodium, shohl's solution, sodium citrate citric acid, Shohl's solution, Sodium citrate and citric acid, Sodium citrate and citric acid (substance)
Spanish citrato de sodio y ácido cítrico (sustancia), citrato de sodio y ácido cítrico, solución de Shohl
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

Polycitra (C0722698)

Concepts Pharmacologic Substance (T121) , Organic Chemical (T109)
English Polycitra, polycitra
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

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