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Potassium carbonate which is naturally obtained from the plant of jao(barley) is a salt which is medicinally used in unani system of medicines since many years as an effective diuretic,antacid,laxative and stomachic.

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Q: What is the use for potassium carbonate in medicine?
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What is the name of the compound whose formula is K2CO3?

K2CO3 is Potassium carbonate.

From what family is potassium carbonate from?

Potassium carbonate is an inorganic salt.

Chemical symbol for potassium carbonate?

The symbol equation for Potassium Carbonate is...K2CO3:)

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It is because unlike sodium carbonate potassium carbonate is fairly soluble in water and it does not forms precipitate.

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