Dex 5% Infusion

icon
iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Short term fluid replacement after trauma
Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Pregnancy
icon
Kidney
25
₹0.05/Infusion
500 ml in 1 bottle
SOLD OUT

Medicine Overview of Dex Infusion

uses

Uses of Dex Infusion

Dex 5% Infusion is used in Short term fluid replacement after trauma.
uses

Side effects of Dex Infusion

Common

Thrombophlebitis.

uses

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

Warnings
Special precautions for Dex 5% Infusion
icon
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
icon
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dex 5% Infusion may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

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.
...
+more
icon
Lactation
CAUTION
Dex 5% Infusion should be used with caution during lactation
. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
...
+more
icon
Driving
It is not known whether Dex 5% Infusion alters the ability t
o drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
...
+more
icon
Kidney
UNSAFE
Dex 5% Infusion is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution should be advised in patients with renal impairment.
...
+more
icon
Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Dextrose, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Substitutes for Dex

No substitutes found for this medicine
Top Cardiologists
doctor
Dr. Balbir Singh
MBBS, MD, DM, Fellowship, Fellowship
4.8
doctor
4.7
doctor
Dr. Subrata Lahiri
MBBS, MD, DNB
4.9
doctor
Dr. Sumeet Sethi
MBBS, DNB, DM
4.6
doctor
Dr. Mohan Nair
MBBS, MD, DM, Fellowship, Fellowship
4.5
cross img