Medicine Overview of Dex Infusion
Uses of Dex Infusion
Dex 5% Infusion is used in Short term fluid replacement after trauma.
Side effects of Dex Infusion
How to use Dex Infusion
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self-administer.
How Dex Infusion works
Dex 5% infusion is a large molecular weight substance which remains restricted to the blood vessels and generates oncotic pressure (pressure produced by proteins in the blood).
In Depth Information on Dex Infusion
Special precautions for Dex 5% Infusion
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dex 5% Infusion may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Dex 5% Infusion should be used with caution during lactation+more
. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body....
It is not known whether Dex 5% Infusion alters the ability t+more
o drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
Dex 5% Infusion is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.+more
Caution should be advised in patients with renal impairment....
Caution should be advised in patients with renal impairment.
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
If you miss a dose of Dextrose, please consult your doctor.
Substitutes for Dex
No substitutes found for this medicine