1mg, best e pharmacy in India

VOLUVEN 6GM/0.9GM SOLUTION

generic_icon
MRP: Rs. 499 for 1 bottle(s) (500 ML solution each)
1
Unfortunately, we don't have any more items in stock
Report Error

Composition for VOLUVEN

Hydroxyethyl Starch(6gm),Sodium Chloride(0.9gm)

food interaction for VOLUVEN

alcohol interaction for VOLUVEN

pregnancy interaction for VOLUVEN

lactation interaction for VOLUVEN

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
No interaction found
No interaction found
Voluven 6gm/0.9gm solution 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION for VOLUVEN

Hydroxyethyl Starch(6gm)

Uses

Hydroxyethyl Starch is used in short term fluid replacement after trauma.

How it works

Hydroxyethyl Starch are large molecular weight substances which remain resctricted within the blood vessels and generate oncotic pressure (pressure produced by proteins in the blood).

Common side effects

Sodium Chloride(0.9gm)

Uses

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

How it works

Sodium chloride belongs to the class of medications called electrolytes or osmotic agents. It works by controlling fluid and electrolyte balance and increases water retention (by regulating osmotic pressure), thereby increasing water content in the body. It also plays an important role in maintenance of acid-base balance of body fluids.

Common side effects

Application site redness of skin, Application site irritation, Increased sodium level in blood, Decreased sodium level in blood, Injection-site reactions, Injection site swelling, Chills, Fever

SUBSTITUTES for VOLUVEN

No substitutes found

Articles


Content on this page was last updated on 04 January, 2014, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)