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Polystyrene sulfonate

Kayexalate (sodium polystyrene sulfonate) is a small molecule pharmaceutical. Sodium polystyrene sulfonate was first approved as Kayexalate on 1982-01-01. It is used to treat hyperkalemia in the USA.

 

Trade Name

 

Kayexalate
 

Common Name

 

sodium polystyrene sulfonate
 

ChEMBL ID

 

CHEMBL1201484
 

Indication

 

hyperkalemia
 

Drug Class

 

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Polystyrene sulfonate structure rendering