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20% Dextrose Infusion

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20% Dextrose Infusion drug information describes its compostion, interactions, working methods, uses, side effects, precautions to be taken before taking..etc

Uses of 20% Dextrose Infusion

Why and for what indications and diseases 20% Dextrose Infusion drug is prescribed?

Fluid depletion
Dehydration
Hypoglycemia
Water replacement
Carbohydrate depletion

20% Dextrose Infusion medicine Side Effects

What are the side effects (mostly) caused by 20% Dextrose Infusion drug?
Water intoxication
Vein inflammation
Vein irritation
Tingling or prickling sensation
Magnesium deficiency
Pain at injection site
Abnormally low phosphate level
Allergic reactions
Seizures
Potassium de

Composition Salts in 20% Dextrose Infusion

List of generics and active salts used in 20% Dextrose Infusion drug?
Dextrose (20%)

Working methodology of 20% Dextrose Infusion

How the drug 20% Dextrose Infusion works (pharmacology) for patients?
Improving immune system
blood production
muscles
bones and general built of body.

Interactions of 20% Dextrose Infusion with other medicines

What are the other drugs and chemicals interact with 20% Dextrose Infusion drug?
Fluorodeoxyglucose f18

Precautions to be taken for 20% Dextrose Infusion

What are all the precautions to be taken before administering 20% Dextrose Infusion?
Blood electrolyte monitoring is essential
Caution in patients with known subclinical or overt diabetes mellitus
Concentrated dextrose solutions should not be administered subcutaneously or intramuscularly
Do not abruptly withdrawn this drug
Do not use unless the solution is clear and seal is intact
Electrolyte deficits
particularly in serum potassium and phosphate may occur during prolonged use
Monitor blood and urine glucose levels

Contra Indications of 20% Dextrose Infusion

When and on what circumstances 20% Dextrose Infusion has to be avoided?
Dextrose injection without electrolytes should not be administered
Intracranial or intraspinal hemorrhage
Presence of delirium tremens if the patient is already dehydrated


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