Potassium chloride is widely used in clinical departments.
Potassium chloride is used for thetreatment and prevention of hypokalemia caused by various causes
(insufficient food intake, vomiting, severe diarrhea, use of potassiumdraining diuretics or long-term
use of glucocorticoid and adrenocortical stimulating hormone, potassiumlossnephropathy, Bartter syndrome, etc.).
It can also be used for frequent and multi-source premature beats or tachyarrhythmiacaused by cardiac and renal edema as well as digitalis and other cardioside poisoning.
Potassium chloride inagriculture is a potash fertilizer.
Potassium chloride fertilizer effect is fast, directly applied to the farmland, can makethe soil water level rise,
has the effect of drought resistance.
3. Food industry:
Potassium chloride is used in food processing.
Potassium chloride in table salt can be partially replaced by potassium chloride sodium chloride, in order to reduce the possibility of hypertension. It can also be used as an additive to low sodium salts or mineral water.
Potassium chloride can be used as an antioxidant to protect the unsaturated fatty acids in feed.
As an adhesive,it can prevent the dust from flying and the automatic classification of feed,
improve the mixing quality of feed, and prevent the feed drifting in the water, sinking and pollution to the water quality;As a lubricant to improve the quality and yield ofgranulation.