- it’s also used for people who do not have enough potassium in their regular diet or cannot replace the potassium they have lost from their diet alone.
- should only be taken if prescribed by a doctor.
It has been identified that bottles of this medicine have been supplied without child-resistant caps.
Please note that there is no concern regarding the quality or safety of these medicines, other than the absence of child-resistant packaging.
Do not take Span-K and talk to your doctor or pharmacist if:
- You have an allergy to it or to any of the ingredients listed at the end of this leaflet.
Some of the symptoms of an allergic reaction may include shortness of breath, wheezing or difficulty breathing; swelling of the face, lips or tongue; skin rash, itching or hives.
- You have any of the following medical conditions:
- Severe burns or other serious injury
- Kidney failure
- Significant dehydration
- Blockage in food passage, stomach or gut
- Untreated Addison’s Disease – a disease where the adrenal glands don’t work properly