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5% Dextrose Infusion

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5% Dextrose Infusion drug information describes its compostion, interactions, working methods, uses, side effects, precautions to be taken before taking..etc

Uses of 5% Dextrose Infusion

Why and for what indications and diseases 5% Dextrose Infusion drug is prescribed?

  1. Dehydration
  2. Fluid depletion
  3. Carbohydrate depletion
  4. Water replacement
  5. Hypoglycemia

5% Dextrose Infusion medicine Side Effects

What are the side effects (mostly) caused by 5% Dextrose Infusion drug?

  1. Pain at injection site
  2. Magnesium deficiency
  3. Allergic reactions
  4. Abnormally low phosphate level
  5. Tingling or prickling sensation
  6. Vein inflammation
  7. Vein irritation
  8. Water intoxication
  9. Seizures
  10. Potassium de

Composition Salts in 5% Dextrose Infusion

List of generics and active salts used in 5% Dextrose Infusion drug?

  1. Dextrose (5%)

Working methodology of 5% Dextrose Infusion

How the drug 5% Dextrose Infusion works (pharmacology) for patients?

  1. Improving immune system
  2. blood production
  3. muscles
  4. bones and general built of body.

Interactions of 5% Dextrose Infusion with other medicines

What are the other drugs and chemicals interact with 5% Dextrose Infusion drug?

  1. Fluorodeoxyglucose f18

Precautions to be taken for 5% Dextrose Infusion

What are all the precautions to be taken before administering 5% Dextrose Infusion?

  1. Blood electrolyte monitoring is essential
  2. Caution in patients with known subclinical or overt diabetes mellitus
  3. Concentrated dextrose solutions should not be administered subcutaneously or intramuscularly
  4. Do not abruptly withdrawn this drug
  5. Do not use unless the solution is clear and seal is intact
  6. Electrolyte deficits
  7. particularly in serum potassium and phosphate may occur during prolonged use
  8. Monitor blood and urine glucose levels

Contra Indications of 5% Dextrose Infusion

When and on what circumstances 5% Dextrose Infusion has to be avoided?

  1. Dextrose injection without electrolytes should not be administered
  2. Intracranial or intraspinal hemorrhage
  3. Presence of delirium tremens if the patient is already dehydrated

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