Active Ingredient(s):Patiromer FDA Approved: * October 21, 2015 Pharm Company: *RELYPSA INC Category:Potassium Levels
Patiromer, sold under the brand name Veltassa, is a medication used to treat high blood potassium. It is taken by mouth.
Common side effects include constipation, low blood magnesium, and abdominal pain. It works by binding potassium in the gut. It was approved for medical use in the United States in 2015.
1 Medical uses
2 Adverse effects
* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.