What is Sodium Chloride?
Sodium Chloride Infusion is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Low Sodium Levels, Low Potassium Levels, Low Magnesium Levels, Low Calcium Levels, Blood And Fluid Loss and other conditions.
Sodium Chloride Infusion contains Sodium Chloride as an active ingredient.
Sodium Chloride Infusion works by increasing the blood volume; possessing the sodium chloride content.
Detailed information related to Sodium Chloride Infusion’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Sodium Chloride Infusion Uses
Sodium Chloride Infusion is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Low Sodium Levels
- Low Potassium Levels
- Low Magnesium Levels
- Low Calcium Levels
- Blood And Fluid Loss
Sodium Chloride Infusion Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Sodium Chloride Infusion improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
- Increasing the blood volume; possessing the sodium chloride content.
Sodium Chloride Infusion – Composition and Active Ingredients
Sodium Chloride Infusion is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
- Sodium Chloride (0.9G/1000Ml)
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Sodium Chloride Infusion – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Sodium Chloride Infusion. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Muscular Twitching
- Inflammation Of The Gastrointestinal Tract
Sodium Chloride Infusion – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Consult a doctor if you have congestive heart failure, hypertension or renal disease
- Excessive administration
- Geriatric patients
- Intravenous infusion during or immediately after surgery
- Monitor fluid, electrolyte and acid-base balance regularly