Potassium gluconate is the potassium salt of the conjugate base of gluconic acid. It is a mineral supplement used to prevent or treat low amounts of potassium in the blood and found in many fresh fruits and vegetables.
Potassium gluconate is believed to be more palatable and non-acidifying compared to other potassium supplements.
Potassium helps your cells, kidneys, heart, muscles and nerves work properly.
Potassium gluconate is used as a mineral supplement and as a food additive or preservative.