The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
Patiromer (Veltassa) for Hyperkalemia
Subscribers: Log in to read full article.  Not a subscriber?  Subscribe or purchase article.
Patiromer (Veltassa) for Hyperkalemia
The FDA has approved patiromer (Veltassa – Relypsa), an oral potassium binder, for treatment of hyperkalemia. It is the first drug to be approved for this indication since the cation-exchange resin sodium polystyrene sulfonate (Kayexalate, and...more
The Medical Letter is a subscriber-funded nonprofit organization that publishes critical appraisals of new prescription drugs and comparative reviews of drugs for common diseases.

Would you like to read the rest of this article?  Gain access below.

Subscriptions to The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics include:
  • Print version published and mailed biweekly (26 issues/year)
  • Unlimited online access to current and past issues (1988 - present)
  • Mobile App
  • FREE online per issue CME/CE
Purchase this article:
Title: Patiromer (Veltassa) for Hyperkalemia
Article code: 1488c
 Electronic, downloadable article - $45

Gain access through your organization
Ask your librarian to consider an Institutional Subscription to The Medical Letter.