Normal Saline 0.90% Infusion

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Albert David Ltd

Composition for Normal Saline 0.90% Infusion

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Primarily used for

Short term fluid replacement after trauma, Dehydration, Irrigation solution for eye/nose
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₹0.05/Infusion
500 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Normal Saline Infusion

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Uses of Normal Saline Infusion

Normal Saline 0.90% Infusion is used in Short term fluid replacement after trauma, dehydration and Irrigation solution for eye/nose.
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Side effects of Normal Saline Infusion

Common

Volume overload.

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How to use Normal Saline Infusion

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

How Normal Saline Infusion works

Normal saline 0.90% infusion works by replacing fluid loss.

In Depth Information on Normal Saline Infusion

Expert advice for 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 Normal Saline 0.90% Infusion
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Normal Saline 0.90% 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
CAUTION
Normal Saline 0.90% Infusion should be used with caution dur
ing lactation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
SAFE
Normal Saline 0.90% Infusion does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Normal Saline 0.90% Infusion is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution should be used in patients with impaired renal function.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Missed Dosageuses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Normal Saline 0.90% Infusion

Frequently asked questions for Sodium Chloride

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