Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion

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Composition for Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion

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Primarily used for

Short term fluid replacement after trauma, Dehydration, Irrigation solution for eye/nose
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₹0.04/Infusion
1000 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Dextrose with Normal Saline Infusion

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Uses of Dextrose with Normal Saline Infusion

Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion is used in short term fluid replacement after trauma, dehydration and irrigation solution for eye/nose.
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Side effects of Dextrose with Normal Saline Infusion

Common

Volume overload.

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How to use Dextrose with Normal Saline Infusion

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

How Dextrose with Normal Saline Infusion works

Dextrose with normal saline 5% infusion works by replacing fluid loss.

In Depth Information on Dextrose with Normal Saline Infusion

Expert advice for Dextrose with Normal Saline Infusion

  • Your electrolyte levels in blood and other parameters (such as blood pressure etc.) will be monitored regularly as you receive intravenous sodium chloride.
  • Tell your doctor if you have disorders of the kidneys, lungs, problems of the heart related to impaired pumping of blood (congestive cardiac disorders), high blood pressure or pregnancy-related blood pressure problems (pre-eclampsia), fluid retention problems  or swelling in hands, ankles or feet.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you experience any unwanted swelling, trouble in breathing, muscle cramps, and/or weakness, fits, nausea, vomiting or stomach pain.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not take if you are allergic to sodium chloride or any of its ingredients.
  • Do not give to patients with excess fluid or sodium in the space outside body cells (extracellular hyper hydration or hypervolemia).
  • Do not give to patients with abnormally low levels of sodium or chloride in blood (hyponatremia, hypochloremia), fluid and sodium retention problems or edema (swelling).
  • Do not give to patients with congestive heart failure (heart failure resulting in fluid build-up in lungs and other body tissues), severe liver and kidney functioning problems.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dextrose with Normal Saline 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.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Dextrose with Norm
al Saline 5% Infusion during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
SAFE
Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion should be used with
caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion is probably safe to
use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Sodium Chloride, please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion

Frequently asked questions for Sodium Chloride

Q. Is sodium chloride soluble in water?
Sodium chloride is soluble in water
Dextrose with normal saline is a neutral salt (neither acidic nor basic)
Dextrose with normal saline is an example of ionic bonding, where the molecule is formed by ionization of participating atoms and attraction between them
Normally, Dextrose with normal saline does not have an expiry date if stored under appropriate conditions
Dextrose with normal saline is ionic, which is considered highly polar
Dextrose with normal saline does not possess antioxidant property.
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