Dextrose

Information about Dextrose

Dextrose uses

Dextrose is used in short term fluid replacement after trauma.

How dextrose 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).

Common side effects of dextrose

Thrombophlebitis.

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Content on this page was last updated on 10 April, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)