Cambridgeshire and Peterborough
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9 Nutrition and blood
09-02-01-01 Potassium removal

Polystyrene Sulphonate Resins Calcium Resonium®
Formulary

 




    • Powder available as a 300g tub, containing a 15g scoop



 




    • Add the 15g to approx 150mL of water. Super-fine "sand", settles out but resuspends on stirring and does not stick to anything. Flush afterwards.



 


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Polystyrene Sulphonate Resins Resonium A®
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    • More expensive than calcium resonium. Only for use when calcium level is also very high.



 


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Sodium zirconium cyclosilicate Lokelma®
Restricted
  • Approved for use in line with NICE TA599 for treating hyperkalaemia. 
Link  NICE TA599: Sodium zirconium cyclosilicate for treating hyperkalaemia
 

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