Sodium Lactate 5% Infusion

Prescription Required
Manufacturer
SALT COMPOSITION
Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

Sodium Lactate 5% Infusion is used for short term fluid replacement. It works by replenishing fluid loss. Thus, it treats hypovolemia that can result due to dehydration, injury, or burns.

Sodium Lactate 5% Infusion must be administered under the supervision of a healthcare professional. You should not take it, if you have any known allergy from this injection. Your doctor may check your blood pressure and ask you to get regular blood tests done while you are using this injection.

The most common side effects include injection site reactions such as pain and redness. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding or suffering from kidney or liver diseases.

Uses of Sodium Lactate Infusion

  • Short term fluid replacement after trauma

Benefits of Sodium Lactate Infusion

In Short term fluid replacement after trauma

Appropriate fluid replacement is very essential to restore normal brain activity and other vital functions of the body to promote healing as well as speedy recovery. Sodium Lactate 5% Infusion helps restore this fluid imbalance and aids in improving the overall health of the patient. It is given as an injection by a doctor or nurse and should not be self-administered.

Side effects of Sodium Lactate Infusion

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Sodium Lactate

  • Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness)

How to use Sodium Lactate Infusion

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

How Sodium Lactate Infusion works

Sodium Lactate 5% Infusion works by replenishing salt and electrolyte levels in the body.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Sodium Lactate 5% Infusion. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Sodium Lactate 5% Infusion may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Sodium Lactate 5% Infusion during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether Sodium Lactate 5% Infusion alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CAUTION
Sodium Lactate 5% Infusion should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Sodium Lactate 5% Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Sodium Lactate 5% Infusion is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Sodium Lactate 5% Infusion should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Sodium Lactate 5% Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Sodium Lactate 5% Infusion is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you forget to take Sodium Lactate Infusion?

If you miss a dose of Sodium Lactate 5% Infusion, please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Quick Tips

  • You have been prescribed Sodium Lactate 5% Infusion for the treatment of short-term fluid replacement after trauma.
     
  • Seek immediate medical attention in case of fluid overloading resulting in electrolyte imbalances, overhydration, congested states, pulmonary edema or acid-base imbalance.
  • Exercise caution if you are at risk of alkalosis (an excessively alkaline condition of the body fluids or tissues, which may cause weakness or cramp), severe kidney impairment, hypervolemia (fluid overload), overhydration, or conditions that may cause sodium retention or edema.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not take if you are allergic to sodium lactate or any of its ingredients.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Sodium Salt of Lactic Acid
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
OPHTHAL
Action Class
Crystalloids

Patient Concerns

arrow
Sleep is disturbed after 2-2.5 hours, re-get it after difficulty only for short durations
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Physician
are u taking any medicine for any medical conditiondo some test-- HBA1c, CBC, Thyroid profile, Sodium & Potassium
Dizziness, enhanced heartbeat occasionally. Sweating always slightly Non diabetic but bp shows 140/90
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Physician
take amlodipine 5 mg once daily fo 15 daysuse low sodium salt and walk for 40 minutes after dinner
arrow
Do you have any questions related to Sodium Lactate 5% Infusion ?

Related Products

Want to share the information?

Disclaimer:

1mg's sole intention is to ensure that its consumers get information that is expert-reviewed, accurate and trustworthy. However, the information contained herein should NOT be used as a substitute for the advice of a qualified physician. The information provided here is for informational purposes only. This may not cover all possible side effects, drug interactions or warnings or alerts. Please consult your doctor and discuss all your queries related to any disease or medicine. We intend to support, not replace, the doctor-patient relationship.

References

  1. DailyMed. Sodium Lactate. [Accessed 07 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. PubChem. Sodium Lactate. [Accessed 07 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Sodium Lactate. Deerfield, Illinois: Baxter Healthcare Corporation; 2011. [Accessed 07 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

Manufacturer/Marketer Address

D' Block, 3rd Floor, Gillander House, Netaji Subhas Road, Kolkata - 700001 (WB)
Country of Origin: India

Expires on or after: August, 2021

A licensed vendor partner from your nearest location will deliver Sodium Lactate 5% Infusion. Once the pharmacy accepts your order, the details of the pharmacy will be shared with you. Acceptance of your order is based on the validity of your doctor's ℞ and the availability of this medicine.
50.4457.32Get 12% OFF
49.3+ Free shipping and 5% cashback with
Care Plan members get extra discounts and free shipping. You also get free health screening, premium doctor consultation and more
Inclusive of all taxes
Best price is valid on orders above ₹499
500 ml in 1 bottle
Add To Cart

Additional offers

Amazon Pay: Pay with AmazonPay and get cashback up to ₹600 with minimum cashback of ₹10. Minimum order value is ₹100. Valid till 31st May, 2021
Show more show_more

INDIA’S LARGEST HEALTHCARE PLATFORM

160M+
Visitors
27M+
Orders Delivered
1800+
Cities
Get the link to download App
Reliable

All products displayed on 1mg are procured from verified and licensed pharmacies. All labs listed on the platform are accredited

Secure

1mg uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 128-bit encryption and is Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliant

Affordable

Find affordable medicine substitutes, save up to 50% on health products, up to 80% off on lab tests and free doctor consultations.

India's only LegitScript and ISO/IEC 27001 certified online healthcare platform

Know More About 1mgdownArrow

Access medical and health information

1mg provides you with medical information which is curated, written and verified by experts, accurate and trustworthy. Our experts create high-quality content about medicines, diseases, lab investigations, Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products, Ayurvedic herbs/ingredients, and alternative remedies.

Order medicines online

Get free medicine home delivery in over 1800 cities across India. You can also order Ayurvedic, Homeopathic and other Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products. Your safety is our top priority. All products displayed on 1mg are procured from verified and licensed pharmacies.

Book lab tests

Book any lab tests and preventive health packages from certified labs and get tested from the comfort of your home. Enjoy free home sample collection, view reports online and consult a doctor online for free.

Consult a doctor online

Got a health query? Consult doctors online from the comfort of your home for free. Chat privately with our registered medical specialists to connect directly with verified doctors. Your privacy is guaranteed.