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What percent concentration of KCl would be isotonic to body cells? _______%

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An isotonic solution is having two solutions with the same osmatic pressure across a semipermeable membrane. The state which allows the free movement of water across the cell membrane without changing the concentration of solutes on either side.

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A 1.1 % (m/m) solution of KCl would be isotonic with blood cell.

The two solutions are isotonic if they have the same osmotic pressure.

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kcl kcl 1 mol KCl 2 Osmol KCl 11 g KCl/kgSo there are11g KClin1000 g H20. %kcl 11g x100%=1.1%

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