Calcium Polystyrene Sulfonate

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21A. TOXICITY AND POISON MANAGEMENT (ANTIDOTES) in 21. TOXICITY AND POISON MANAGEMENT (ANTIDOTES)
CALCIUM POLYSTYRENE SULFONATE
ANTIDOTE
PK: A: None E: Feces (100%)

Indications & Dose: HYPERKALEMIA PO Adult 15g TID/QID as a suspension in water/syrup /as a sweetened paste Child 1g/kg/day in divided doses, MD 500mg/kg/day in divided doses | RECTAL Adult Enema: 30g as suspension in 100 mL of 2% methylcellulose 450 & 100 mL of water & retained for 9h Child 1g/kg/day in divided doses, MD 500mg/kg/day in divided doses

Contra: Hyperparathyroidism, multiple myeloma, sarcoidosis, metastatic carcinoma with renal failure together with hypercalcemia, oral route of administration in neonates, neonates with reduced gut motility, patient with obstructive bowel disease, magnesium-containing laxatives

Precautions: Rectal use in neonates & children, renal failure

ADR: Serious: Severe hypokalemia, hypercalcemia, sodium retention, constipation, Others: diarrhea, anorexia, nausea, vomiting

DDI: Serious Tetracyclines (oral) absorption reduces, Antacids causes metabolic acidosis, Sorbitol leads to colonic necrosis

Diet:

Monitor: Serum electrolytes

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