Potassium Phosphate Monobasic is called Monopotassium phosphate. It is an inorganic chemical compound with the formula KH₂PO₄. Together with dipotassium phosphate, it is often used as a fertilizer, food additive, and buffering agent. The salt often cocrystallizes with the dipotassium salt as well as with phosphoric acid.
This medication helps control the amount of calcium in the body and urine. It works by making the urine more acidic. It is used to prevent calcium kidney stones. It is also used to decrease the amount of ammonia in urine, thereby reducing odor and skin irritation caused by high-ammonia urine.
- Potassium Phosphate Monobasic for Analysis
- Synonym: Monopotassium phosphate and Potassium dihydrogen phosphate
- Pack Size: 500gm
- Brand: Merck, India