It works by making the urine less acidic and so reduces irritation when urinating.
Suitable for adults, the elderly and children over 1 year.
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Care Potassium Citrate Mixture. For the relief of the symptoms of cystitis and other mild urinary tract infections. Contains Potassium Citrate 1.5g/5ml. Always read the label.
Unless directed otherwise by a doctor:
Adults including the elderly, and children over 6 years: 10ml.
Children 1 – 6 years: 5ml.
It should be taken well diluted with water, after meals.
Shake the bottle before use.
The dose may be taken three times a day.
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If in doubt, always talk to a healthcare professional.
Self-care measures for cystitis
If you’re a woman who has had cystitis before, or you have mild symptoms that have lasted less than 3 days, you do not necessarily need to see a GP. Cystitis is very common in women and mild cases often get better on their own.