Name: Potassium citrate
Synonyms: tripotassium citrate, tripotassium citrate, E332II
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Chemical formula: C6H5K3O7 x H2O
Potassium citrate is used in industry as a popular additive, and an easy-to-absorb potassium source.
Potassium is another after calcium and phosphorus in terms of frequency of occurrence of minerals in living organisms. Together with sodium and chlorine, it maintains the electrolyte balance and the right pH level.
Potassium citrate - a mineral in the form of a natural organic compound of citrate provides much better absorption of mineral ions than inorganic forms such as carbonates, sulphates or phosphates, which are easily broken down in the gastric acid of mammals. Citrines retain much better properties and are definitely better assimilated.