Does the sterile water you use to mix the Dantrolene have to be cold?

Answers (1)

19 Feb 2010

Yes:

Nursing Supplies

1. A minimum of 3,000 ml of refrigerated cold saline solution for IV cooling

http://www.mhaus.org/index.cfm/fuseaction/OnlineBrochures.Display/BrochurePK/B5DBDF12-20C3-4537-948C098DAB0777E3.cfm

Votes: +0
pjl2012 2 Mar 2012

No - Each vial of(dantrolene sodium for injection) should be reconstituted by adding 60 mL of "room temperature" sterile water for injection USP (without a bacteriostatic agent).
The refrigerated saline solution is for treating hyperthermia via NG or Bladder lavage.

RNMEC 2 Mar 2012

can you site your source

Further Information

Search for questions

Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.

Similar questions

what.s the diff. between bacteriostatic water and sterile water?

caverject for injection

1 answer 15 Aug 2009

Enbrel - What is the powdered Embrel that you mix with sterile water?

I have recently started Embrel, and the shots are difficult to give myself because the med. burns. I have heard about the powder that you mix with ...

1 answer 1 Apr 2012

Sterile Injection Water Mixed with Ringer's Solution?

Hello, I am wanting to reconstitute my HCG with 10ml Lactated Ringer's Solution but can't get any small sterile vials to mix the water/HCG ...

0 answers 12 Sep 2012

What are the possible effects of using Sterile water for injection after it's expiry date?

the sterile water has already been mixed with the powder medicine

1 answer 5 Jun 2013

Is sterile water by prescription only and if so, why? If so is it by federal or state law?

I attempted to purchase sterile water and was told I needed a prescription for the purchase to take place.

1 answer 28 Oct 2014