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How does KCl in D5NS interact with other medications?

Because KCl in D5NS (potassium chloride in 5% dextrose and sodium chloride) contains potassium, it has the potential to interact with drugs that affect the levels or absorption of potassium in the body. It also contains dextrose (sugar), meaning that it may interact with drugs taken to control diabetes. Digitalis, corticosteroids and corticotropin may also interact.

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