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D.N.S. Dexts Solution

Product introduction

D.N.S. Dexts Solution consists of purified salt solution. It is used for short term fluid replacement. Thus, it treats hypovolemia that can result due to any dehydration, or injury. It helps to restore the salt and electrolyte levels in the body.

D.N.S. Dexts Solution works by replenishing salt and electrolyte levels in the body. This  injection must be administered under the supervision of a healthcare professional. You should not take it, if you have any known allergy from this injection. Your doctor may check your blood pressure and ask you to get regular blood tests done while you are using this injection.

The use of this medicine may cause some common side effects such as injection site reactions, hypotension, fever, tremor, and chills. Let your doctor know if you are bothered by any of these. Before receiving this medicine, inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding or if you have kidney diseases as dose adjustment may be required. This injection is safe to use in patients suffering from liver diseases.

Uses of D.N.S. Dexts Solution for Infusion

Benefits of D.N.S. Dexts Solution for Infusion

In Treatment of Short term fluid replacement after trauma

Appropriate fluid replacement is very essential to restore normal brain activity and other vital functions of the body to promote healing as well as speedy recovery. D.N.S. Dexts Solution helps restore this fluid imbalance and aids in improving the overall health of the patient. It is given as an injection by a doctor or nurse and should not be self-administered.

In Treatment of Dehydration

D.N.S. Dexts Solution protects the patient from dehydration and electrolyte imbalance after any trauma or injury. It is given as an injection by a doctor or nurse and should not be self-administered. Follow your doctor’s instructions carefully to get the most benefits.

Side effects of D.N.S. Dexts Solution for Infusion

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of D.N.S. Dexts

  • Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness)
  • Hypotension (low blood pressure)
  • Fever
  • Tremors
  • Chills

How to use D.N.S. Dexts Solution for Infusion

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self-administer.

How D.N.S. Dexts Solution for Infusion works

D.N.S. Dexts Solution is a purified salt solution which works by replenishing salt and electrolyte levels in the body.

Safety advice

It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with D.N.S. Dexts Solution. Please consult your doctor.
D.N.S. Dexts Solution may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breast feeding
Information regarding the use of D.N.S. Dexts Solution during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
D.N.S. Dexts Solution does not usually affect your ability to drive.
D.N.S. Dexts Solution should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of D.N.S. Dexts Solution may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
D.N.S. Dexts Solution is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of D.N.S. Dexts Solution may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take D.N.S. Dexts Solution for Infusion?

If you miss a dose of D.N.S. Dexts Solution, please consult your doctor.\n

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Q. Is D.N.S. Dexts Solution harmful to humans?

Normally D.N.S. Dexts Solution is an indispensable component of the human body. If given in required amount, it is very beneficial. However, it can be harmful when given in more than the required amount or concentration. In high doses, it can lead to fluid overload, swelling of feet and legs, and sodium accumulation in the body.

Q. What does D.N.S. Dexts Solution do to the body?

D.N.S. Dexts Solution is normally present in your body. Sodium and chloride ions help maintain the fluid and electrolyte balance in the body. Sodium is an electrolyte which maintains the water balance in your body and keeps your body hydrated. It helps in maintaining normal functioning of the nerves, heart and other organs. D.N.S. Dexts Solution is used to treat or prevent sodium loss caused by dehydration, diarrhea or other causes.

Q. Is D.N.S. Dexts Solution used to clean wounds?

Yes, D.N.S. Dexts Solution is used to clean wounds. It serves as a very good solution which can be used to irrigate and wash or clean body cavities, tissues or wounds. It also serves as a solvent for various medicines to be used in various conditions. It is for external use only and should not be swallowed.

Q. Do we need to be cautious while taking D.N.S. Dexts Solution?

Yes, you should be cautious if you have certain conditions, such as heart disease or heart failure, impaired kidney function, or diabetes. Also, stay cautious if you have swelling in various parts of your body like feet and ankles. It usually does not cause any major side effects but you should be cautious and should give your doctor a proper history before you take D.N.S. Dexts Solution.

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Name: Parenteral Drugs India Ltd
Address: Shree Ganesh Chambers, Navlakha Crossing, A.B. Road, Indore 452001 Mandhya Pradesh (INDIA)
Country of origin: India

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