Potassium Nitrate

Information about Potassium Nitrate

Potassium nitrate uses

Potassium Nitrate is used in the treatment of nutritional deficiencies.

How potassium nitrate works

Potassium nitrate provides essential nutrients.

Common side effects of potassium nitrate

Collapse, Convulsion, Cyanosis (bluish discoloration of the skin), Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Gastrointestinal discomfort, Headache, Altered heart rate, Decreased blood pressure, Methemoglobinaemia (presence of methaemoglobin in the blood), Vertigo.

Available Medicine for Potassium Nitrate

No medicine available

Content on this page was last updated on 16 February, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)