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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?

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

20% Dextrose Infusion medicine Side Effects

What are the side effects (mostly) caused by 20% Dextrose Infusion drug?

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

Composition Salts in 20% Dextrose Infusion

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

  1. Dextrose (20%)

Working methodology of 20% Dextrose Infusion

How the drug 20% Dextrose Infusion works (pharmacology) for patients?

  1. Improving immune system
  2. blood production
  3. muscles
  4. 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?

  1. Fluorodeoxyglucose f18

Precautions to be taken for 20% Dextrose Infusion

What are all the precautions to be taken before administering 20% 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 Do not abruptly withdrawn this drug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 20% Dextrose Infusion

When and on what circumstances 20% 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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