Essential macromineral that helps regulate body fluid levels and supports healthy acid/alkaline balance.*. What is potassium citrate? Potassium is a mineral found in foods such as bananas orange juice and potatoes. Like sodium and chloride potassium is an electrolyte meaning it takes on a positive or negative charge when dissolved in fluids. Potassium helps regulate the body's fluid levels.* It's also important for the transmission of nerve impulses the contraction of muscles and energy production.*. Potassium citrate is a form of potassium in which potassium ions are bonded to citric acid. Citrates are highly bioavailable meaning they're readily absorbed by cells. How does potassium citrate support health? By sparing calcium from excessive loss potassium may play a vital part in maintaining healthy bone density.*. Evidence suggests potassium intake plays an important role in helping to maintain blood pressure levels already within normal range.*. Potassium citrate supports a healthy acid/alkaline balance in the body which is important to kidney health.*. Why choose Vitacost Potassium CItrate? Supplies 99 mg per single-capsule serving. Contains 180 servings per bottle. Great value! About Vitacost. Vitacost nutritional products are manufactured to high standards of quality efficacy and safety. Each Vitacost product meets or exceeds the standards and requirements set forth in the FDA’s Code of Federal Regulation (21 CFR 111) Current Good Manufacturing Practices (CGMP). . . * These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose treat cure or prevent any disease.
"Its an outstanding quality product and a great value. I take potassium supplements every day, it helps promote electrolyte balance and also helps with muscle cramps from excercise or a physically demanding job."