A Definition Of Electrolytes
Source: Adapted from the National Institutes of Health
What does the term “electrolytes” mean? The term “electrolytes” refers to compounds that separate into charged particles in water. the main electrolytes in the human body are sodium, potassium, bicarbonate, chloride, magnesium, calcium and phosphate. To find out more about this term, please search the news section of this website for related articles and information.