10% Dextrose Infusion

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10% Dextrose Infusion drug information describes its compostion, interactions, working methods, uses, side effects, precautions to be taken before taking..etc

Uses of 10% Dextrose Infusion

Why and for what indications and diseases 10% Dextrose Infusion drug is prescribed?

  • Fluid depletion
  • Dehydration
  • Carbohydrate depletion
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Water replacement

10% Dextrose Infusion medicine Side Effects

What are the side effects (mostly) caused by 10% Dextrose Infusion drug?

  • Potassium deficiency
  • Seizures
  • Vein inflammation
  • Vein irritation
  • Water intoxication
  • Tingling or prickling sensation
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Allergic reactions
  • Abnormally low phosphate level
  • Pain at injection

Composition Salts in 10% Dextrose Infusion

List of generics and active salts used in 10% Dextrose Infusion drug?

  • Dextrose (10%)

Interactions of 10% Dextrose Infusion with other medicines

What are the other drugs and chemicals interact with 10% Dextrose Infusion drug?

  • Fluorodeoxyglucose f18

Precautions to be taken for 10% Dextrose Infusion

What are all the precautions to be taken before administering 10% 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  • Do not abruptly withdrawn this drug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 10% Dextrose Infusion

When and on what circumstances 10% 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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