Urocit-K Extended Release Rx
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Urocit-K Extended Release Rx

  • Usually ships within one business day with veterinary approval.

  • Requires veterinary authorization.

  • Your pet's veterinarian will provide directions for use.

What are Urocit-K (Potassium Citrate) Extended Release Tablets for Dogs and Cats?

  • Potassium Citrate is often prescribed to lower urine pH in dogs and cats to prevent and reduce urinary stones.
  • High levels of uric acid or calcium in the urine can form crystals or stones in the kidneys or bladder, which can be a painful condition.
  • As these stones move through pet’s system they can cause pain, nausea, and other side effects.
  • Potassium citrate is also used to supplement low potassium levels to treat hypokalemia and reduce elevated levels of acid in the body to treat metabolic acidosis.
  • Bladder stones are common in dogs and cats that have recurrent urinary tract infections.
  • Potassium Citrate is a prescription medication that helps reduce the formation of bladder stones and support a healthy urinary system.
  • Extended release tablets are designed to absorb slowly so that fewer doses have to be given.

Why do cats and dogs use Urocit-K?

  • If your pet is prone to urinary stones or other conditions, your veterinarian may prescribe a medication like Potassium citrate.
  • When the pH in your pet’s urine becomes imbalanced, it can cause crystals to form which leads to bladder stones. 
  • Diet issues, dehydration, and even certain breed types can increase the chances your dog or cat may suffer from this painful condition.
  • Potassium Citrate is proven to lower the pH in urine and help reduce the formation of painful bladder stones.
  • Given as directed, prescription Potassium Citrate can also help support a healthy urinary tract over time.

What else should I know about Urocit-K?

  • Reduces formation of bladder stones.
  • Supports overall urinary health in cats and dogs.
  • Extended release tablets allow for less frequent dosing.

What problems could my dog or cat have with Urocit-K?

  • Your veterinarian will need to monitor your dog or cat regularly while they are taking Potassium Citrate. Make sure not to miss follow-up appointments.

How do you use Urocit-K?

  • Potassium Citrate may be given with food or mixed into food. Follow your veterinarian's directions.

What is in Urocit-K?

  • The active ingredient in Urocit-K is the drug Potassium Citrate, which makes the urine more alkaline.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • Urocit-K is a brand name. You will receive the exact brand that you request.

Is it important for my dog or cat to finish all of the Urocit-K?

  • Dogs and cats may use Potassium Citrate for different lengths of time. Please consult your veterinarian if you have any questions.