Dextrose and Sodium Chloride Injection is indicated as a source of
water, electrolytes, and calories.
Intravenous solutions containing Dextrose and Sodium Chloride are
indicated for parenteral replenishment of fluid, minimal
carbohydrate calories, and sodium chloride as required by the
clinical condition of the patient.
Reactions which may occur because of the solution or the technique
of administration include febrile response, infection at the site
of injection, venous thrombosis or phlebitis extending from the
site of injection, extravasation and hypervolemia.
If an adverse reaction does occur, discontinue the infusion,
evaluate the patient, institute appropriate therapeutic
countermeasures and save the remainder of the fluid for examination
if deemed necessary.
Posology and method of administration:
The dose is dependent upon the age, weight and clinical condition
of the patient.As reported in the literature, the dosage and
constant infusion rate of intravenous dextrose must be selected
with caution in pediatric patients, particularly neonates and low
birth weight infants, because of the increased risk of
hyperglycemia/hypoglycemia.Parenteral drug products should be
inspected visually for particulate matter and discoloration prior
to administration, whenever solution and container permit. See
PRECAUTIONS.Drug InteractionsAdditives may be incompatible. Consult
with pharmacist, if available. When introducing additives, use
aseptic technique, mix thoroughly and do not store.
Solutions containing dextrose may be contraindicated in patients
with known allergy to corn or corn products.
Store below 25℃. Protect from light. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.