Dns Infusion


Primarily used for

Short term fluid replacement after trauma
1000 ml in 1 bottle

Medicine Overview of Dns Infusion


Uses of Dextrose

Dextrose is used in short term fluid replacement after trauma.

Side effects of Dextrose




How to use Dextrose

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

How Dns Infusion works

Dextrose is a large molecular weight substance which remains restricted to the blood vessels and generates oncotic pressure (pressure produced by proteins in the blood).

Uses of Sodium Chloride

Sodium Chloride is used in short term fluid replacement after trauma, dehydration and irrigation solution for eye/nose.

Side effects of Sodium Chloride


Volume overload.


How to use Sodium Chloride

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

How Dns Infusion works

Sodium Chloride works by replacing fluid loss.

In Depth Information on Dns Infusion

Expert advice for Sodium Chloride

  • 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.
Special precautions for Dns Infusion
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Dns 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.
No information is available on the use of Dns Infusion during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
It is not known whether Dns Infusion alters the ability to d
rive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Dns 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.
Dns Infusion is probably safe to use in patients with liver
disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Dns Infusion may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

No Patient Concerns found for this medicine

Frequently asked questions for Sodium Chloride

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

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