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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0032821

NCI Thesaurus Code: C765  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Pharmacologic Substance

Semantic Type: Element, Ion, or Isotope

NCIt Definition: An element with atomic symbol K, atomic number 19, and atomic weight 39.10.

RADLEX Definition: An element that is in the alkali group of metals. It has an atomic symbol K, atomic number 19, and atomic weight 39.10. It is the chief cation in the intracellular fluid of muscle and other cells. Potassium ion is a strong electrolyte and it plays a significant role in the regulation of fluid volume and maintenance of the water-electrolyte balance. [MeSH]

MSH Definition: An element in the alkali group of metals with an atomic symbol K, atomic number 19, and atomic weight 39.10. It is the chief cation in the intracellular fluid of muscle and other cells. Potassium ion is a strong electrolyte that plays a significant role in the regulation of fluid volume and maintenance of the WATER-ELECTROLYTE BALANCE.

NCI-GLOSS Definition: A metallic element that is important in body functions such as regulation of blood pressure and of water content in cells, transmission of nerve impulses, digestion, muscle contraction, and heartbeat.

CSP Definition: metallic element of the alkali group, many of whose salts are used in medicine; atomic number 19, symbol K.

NPO Definition: An element with atomic number 19.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
[TN430] POTASSIUM
K - Potassium
K element
Kalium
K
Potassium (NOS)
Potassium (substance)
Potassium [Chemical/Ingredient]
Potassium Drug Class
Potassium product
potassium
Product containing potassium AND/OR potassium compound (medicinal product)
Product containing potassium AND/OR potassium compound

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C765 (see NCI Thesaurus info)
CAS Registry Number 7440-09-7 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
AN /blood: note also HYPERKALEMIA and HYPOKALEMIA; POTASSIUM, DIETARY is also available MSH
AQL AD AE AG AN BL CF CH CL CT EC HI IM IP ME PD PH PK PO RE SD ST TO TU UR MSH
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000017005 SNOMEDCT_US
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000020002 SNOMEDCT_US
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000448009 SNOMEDCT_US
CHEBI_ID CHEBI:26216 NCI
CODE NPO_708 NPO
COMMENT Period4, Group=1, Z=19 RADLEX
CTV3ID x01Pg SNOMEDCT_US
CTV3ID X80D4 SNOMEDCT_US
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
DID 2390-5099 CSP
DID 4007-0102 CSP
DRUG_CLASS_TYPE 2 VANDF
DX 19660101 MSH
EC deficiency:Potassium Deficiency MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
FDA_UNII_CODE RWP5GA015D DRUGBANK
FDA_UNII_CODE RWP5GA015D NDFRT
FX D006947 MSH
FX D007008 MSH
FX D011194 MSH
FX D011197 MSH
LEVEL Example Part D Eligible Drugs USPMG
LEVEL Ingredient NDFRT
LEVEL VA Class NDFRT
MDA 19990101 MSH
MESH_DEFINITION An element in the alkali group of metals with an atomic symbol K, atomic number 19, and atomic weight 39.10. It is the chief cation in the intracellular fluid of muscle and other cells. Potassium ion is a strong electrolyte that plays a significant role in the regulation of fluid volume and maintenance of the WATER-ELECTROLYTE BALANCE. NDFRT
MESH_DUI D011188 NDFRT
MESH_NAME Potassium NDFRT
MESH_UI M0017374 NDFRT
MMR 20140612 MSH
MN D01.268.549.550 MSH
MN D01.268.557.575 MSH
MN D01.552.528.652 MSH
MN D01.552.547.650 MSH
NDFRT_KIND DRUG_KIND NDFRT
NDFRT_KIND INGREDIENT_KIND NDFRT
NUI N0000005839 NDFRT
NUI N0000029438 NDFRT
NUI N0000146069 NDFRT
PARENT_CLASS 320 VANDF
RDF_ID NPO_708 NPO
RN RWP5GA015D MSH
RR 7440-09-7 (Potassium) MSH
RXAUI 2073052 RXNORM
RXAUI 2629011 RXNORM
RXAUI 275680 RXNORM
RXAUI 3215000 RXNORM
RXAUI 3215001 RXNORM
RXAUI 3215002 RXNORM
RXAUI 3222933 RXNORM
RXAUI 3223061 RXNORM
RXAUI 3257929 RXNORM
RXAUI 4249738 RXNORM
RXCUI 1551664 RXNORM
RXCUI 8588 RXNORM
SPL_SET_ID 094f9141-815d-4d91-91ad-9560ec5833fb MTHSPL
SPL_SET_ID 0e959368-3836-4583-b5ed-2e0aefed11e2 MTHSPL
SPL_SET_ID 0ece7409-2e43-42cf-8cce-3d57d2427fca MTHSPL
SPL_SET_ID 15d3e602-d44b-057d-e054-00144ff8d46c MTHSPL
SPL_SET_ID 16d774cc-4247-4bf8-9b5a-c338ffebda3d MTHSPL
SPL_SET_ID 177a9290-c63c-3079-e054-00144ff88e88 MTHSPL
SPL_SET_ID 27a5fccb-8707-4bb5-a848-d1921bba2f7f MTHSPL
SPL_SET_ID 7553ccad-c798-4430-8179-9b908eaceea1 MTHSPL
SPL_SET_ID 7a34327c-39fe-403b-87a0-4f3bea36bb2a MTHSPL
SPL_SET_ID 86f0e36e-e824-483a-9a53-3b20cf109844 MTHSPL
SPL_SET_ID 87c3181d-5bf3-43ec-8219-31cacc9af014 MTHSPL
SPL_SET_ID a422e039-acd9-4bdc-955b-15b9545c1c01 MTHSPL
SPL_SET_ID af41ecf5-7281-48f2-8951-879f93a39681 MTHSPL
SPL_SET_ID b5b9b594-673d-46f5-ae45-215c8c57f078 MTHSPL
SPL_SET_ID c09a73b6-d3dc-4e00-af45-a15722bde945 MTHSPL
SPL_SET_ID cd13f750-9d7b-4ac4-8433-1d2c20adb266 MTHSPL
SPL_SET_ID e65db4c2-0bc7-4c50-8f18-b36ee004c4f5 MTHSPL
SPL_SET_ID f326c03b-6a7c-4fc7-941e-5dde096d6bad MTHSPL
SPL_SET_ID fcd87538-f0c1-4525-b578-34cf7f9fd012 MTHSPL
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~x01Pg SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~X80D4 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000508004~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000548007 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000508004~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000549004 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000509007~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000548007 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000509007~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000549004 SNOMEDCT_US
TERMUI T032957 MSH
TH FDA SRS (2014) MSH
TH NLM (1966) MSH
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US
VAC TN430 NDFRT
VAC TN430 VANDF
VANDF_RECORD 50.416^290^Active/Master NDFRT
VANDF_RECORD 50.605^408^Active/Master NDFRT
VANDF_RECORD 50.6^2572^Active/Master NDFRT
VUID 4017695 NDFRT
VUID 4021885 NDFRT

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