Medicine Overview of NS Infusion
NS 0.9% Infusion is used in short term fluid replacement after trauma and dehydration
No common side effects seen.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self-administer.
NS 0.9% Infusion is a purified salt solution which works by replenishing salt and electrolyte levels in the body.
In Depth Information on NS Infusion
NS Infusion related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
NS 0.9% 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 NS 0.9% Infusion during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
NS 0.9% Infusion does not usually affect your ability to drive.
NS 0.9% Infusion should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of NS 0.9% Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
NS 0.9% Infusion is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of NS 0.9% Infusion may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of NS 0.9% Infusion, please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions about NS Infusion
Q. Is sodium chloride soluble in water?
Sodium chloride is soluble in water
Q. Is Ns acidic or basic?
Ns is a neutral salt (neither acidic nor basic)
Q. Is Ns ionic or covalent?
Ns is an example of ionic bonding, where the molecule is formed by ionization of participating atoms and attraction between them
Normally, Ns does not have an expiry date if stored under appropriate conditions
Ns is ionic, which is considered highly polar
Ns does not possess antioxidant property.
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