Potassium carbonate

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Identification

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Name
Potassium carbonate
Accession Number
DB13977
Type
Small Molecule
Groups
Approved
Description

Potassium carbonate (K2CO3) is a white salt, soluble in water (insoluble in ethanol) which forms a strongly alkaline solution. It can be made as the product of potassium hydroxide's absorbent reaction with carbon dioxide. It presents a large capacity to absorb moisture.

Structure
Thumb
Synonyms
  • Carbonate of potash
  • Carbonic acid, dipotassium salt
  • Dipotassium carbonate
  • Kaliumcarbonat
  • Potash, sulfurated
  • Potassium carbonate, anhydrous
Active Moieties
NameKindUNIICASInChI Key
Carbonate ionionic7UJQ5OPE7D3812-32-6BVKZGUZCCUSVTD-UHFFFAOYSA-L
Over the Counter Products
NameDosageStrengthRouteLabellerMarketing StartMarketing End
Cleaning-SLiquid0.1 g/100mLTopicalNaro, Inc.2018-01-02Not applicableUs
Face-body-SLiquid0.1 g/100mLTopicalNaro, Inc.2018-01-02Not applicableUs
Food-SLiquid0.1 g/100mLOral; TopicalNaro, Inc.2018-01-02Not applicableUs
Greenfish, Body-SLiquid0.001 1/80mLTopicalKotuku Inc.2016-04-07Not applicableUs
Greenfish, Cleaning-SLiquid0.001 1/450mLTopicalKotuku Inc.2016-03-28Not applicableUs
Greenfish, Food-SLiquid0.001 1/450mLTopicalKotuku Inc.2016-04-182016-04-18Us
Moonstar Face and Body MistSpray0.08 g/80mLTopicalNatural Ethics, Inc.2018-02-27Not applicableUs
Moonstar Hair MistSpray0.08 g/80mLTopicalNatural Ethics, Inc.2018-03-01Not applicableUs
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Unapproved/Other Products
NameIngredientsDosageRouteLabellerMarketing StartMarketing End
Cleaning-SPotassium carbonate (0.1 g/100mL)LiquidTopicalNaro, Inc.2018-01-02Not applicableUs
Face-body-SPotassium carbonate (0.1 g/100mL)LiquidTopicalNaro, Inc.2018-01-02Not applicableUs
Food-SPotassium carbonate (0.1 g/100mL)LiquidOral; TopicalNaro, Inc.2018-01-02Not applicableUs
Greenfish, Body-SPotassium carbonate (0.001 1/80mL)LiquidTopicalKotuku Inc.2016-04-07Not applicableUs
Greenfish, Cleaning-SPotassium carbonate (0.001 1/450mL)LiquidTopicalKotuku Inc.2016-03-28Not applicableUs
Greenfish, Food-SPotassium carbonate (0.001 1/450mL)LiquidTopicalKotuku Inc.2016-04-182016-04-18Us
Moonstar Face and Body MistPotassium carbonate (0.08 g/80mL)SprayTopicalNatural Ethics, Inc.2018-02-27Not applicableUs
Moonstar Hair MistPotassium carbonate (0.08 g/80mL)SprayTopicalNatural Ethics, Inc.2018-03-01Not applicableUs
International/Other Brands
Racol
Categories
UNII
BQN1B9B9HA
CAS number
584-08-7
Weight
Average: 138.2055
Monoisotopic: 137.912157588
Chemical Formula
CK2O3
InChI Key
BWHMMNNQKKPAPP-UHFFFAOYSA-L
InChI
InChI=1S/CH2O3.2K/c2-1(3)4;;/h(H2,2,3,4);;/q;2*+1/p-2
IUPAC Name
dipotassium carbonate
SMILES
[K+].[K+].[O-]C([O-])=O

Pharmacology

Indication
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Associated Therapies
Pharmacodynamics
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Mechanism of action
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Absorption
Not Available
Volume of distribution
Not Available
Protein binding
Not Available
Metabolism
Not Available
Route of elimination
Not Available
Half life
Not Available
Clearance
Not Available
Toxicity
Not Available
Affected organisms
Not Available
Pathways
Not Available
Pharmacogenomic Effects/ADRs
Not Available

Interactions

Drug Interactions
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DrugInteraction
AcebutololPotassium carbonate may increase the hyperkalemic activities of Acebutolol.
AceclofenacPotassium carbonate may increase the hyperkalemic activities of Aceclofenac.
AcemetacinPotassium carbonate may increase the hyperkalemic activities of Acemetacin.
Acetylsalicylic acidPotassium carbonate may increase the hyperkalemic activities of Acetylsalicylic acid.
AgmatinePotassium carbonate may increase the hyperkalemic activities of Agmatine.
AlclofenacPotassium carbonate may increase the hyperkalemic activities of Alclofenac.
AliskirenPotassium carbonate may increase the hyperkalemic activities of Aliskiren.
AlminoprofenPotassium carbonate may increase the hyperkalemic activities of Alminoprofen.
AlprenololPotassium carbonate may increase the hyperkalemic activities of Alprenolol.
AmilorideThe risk or severity of hyperkalemia can be increased when Potassium carbonate is combined with Amiloride.
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Food Interactions
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References

General References
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External Links
KEGG Drug
D02038
ChemSpider
10949
ChEBI
131526
ChEMBL
CHEMBL2105894
Wikipedia
Potassium_carbonate

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials
PhaseStatusPurposeConditionsCount
Not AvailableWithdrawnTreatmentGastro-Oesophageal Reflux1

Pharmacoeconomics

Manufacturers
Not Available
Packagers
Not Available
Dosage forms
FormRouteStrength
LiquidTopical0.1 g/100mL
LiquidOral; Topical0.1 g/100mL
LiquidTopical0.001 1/80mL
LiquidTopical0.001 1/450mL
SprayTopical0.08 g/80mL
Prices
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Patents
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Properties

State
Solid
Experimental Properties
Not Available
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility303.0 mg/mLALOGPS
logP-0.49ALOGPS
logP0.25ChemAxon
logS0.34ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Acidic)6.05ChemAxon
Physiological Charge-1ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count3ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count0ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area63.19 Å2ChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count0ChemAxon
Refractivity31.17 m3·mol-1ChemAxon
Polarizability3.52 Å3ChemAxon
Number of Rings0ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterNoChemAxon
Veber's RuleNoChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleNoChemAxon
Predicted ADMET features
Not Available

Spectra

Mass Spec (NIST)
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Spectra
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Taxonomy

Classification
Not classified

Drug created on January 19, 2018 15:56 / Updated on December 02, 2019 10:08