Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:53 am

Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion

Uses of Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion

Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Dehydration and Irrigation Solution for Eye or Nose

Side effects of Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion

The most common side effects of Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion are – Voice Overload, Headache, Nausea

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion

Do not use Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion if you are allergic to – Sodium Chloride

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion works

Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion contains – Sodium Chloride

Sodium Chloride protects heart health, it works by replacing fluid loss

Dosage of Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion

The dosage of Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion

If you forget to take a dose of Dextrose with Normal Saline 5% Infusion, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

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Pregnancy

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Breastfeeding

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Driving

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Kidney

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Liver

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Interaction

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About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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