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Patient with high blood pressure, can he/she take normal saline?

Posted 13 Jun 2014 by amina123 2 answers

Let me add more details in this question: My uncle who suffers of hypertension and diabetes. He was hospitalized for diabetes management. The dr.prescribed 4 liter of Normal saline to be administered in a short time on him. I informed he is hypertensive pt. Is that normal???

Lactated Ringer's Irrigation - Is lactataed ringer's compatible withIV biologics such as Rituximab,?

Posted 22 Dec 2017 by Medicalscience 0 answers

... Infliximab, Golimumab, and Abatacept as a substitute during the dervasive normal Saline Shortage? Any successful administration data?

Effects of introducing Glycine into the knee joint instead of Normal Saline during knee arthroscopy?

Posted 30 Nov 2017 by Orthopod 2 0 answers

1.5 of a 3 litre bag of Glycine was inadvertently used during knee arthroscopy instead of Normal Saline. This was identified half way through when the radio-frequency probe (which needs ionisation of the Na and Chloride ions) was not effective during chondroplasty (having changed 3 different probes ...

Can you put anti-biotic ointment in your nose? If not what can I use?

Posted 16 Feb 2015 by boxer1101 2 answers

Do to the weather being so dry my nose is unhappy. It has been really dry, and in the morning tends to be stuffy. I have tried using saline spray at night, and a humidifier. It has helped a little to where I can breath in the morning and not all stuffed up. Now from blowing my nose it has gotten a ...

How should saline flush solution be stored? At what temperature? What is the shelf life?

Posted 24 Oct 2017 by RNPharma 0 answers

Home health and hospice nurses often carry this in their vehicles to use in case there is none in the home when they arrive to give meds or draw blood. How should they be instructed?

Ketorolac - was given 30mg Toradol IV w/norml Saline for 3 day old headache.Didnt work. Is Toradol?

Posted 18 May 2017 by Jjanimall 0 answers

normally used to relieve headaches? Why didn't it work?

What is the rationale behind on the preparation of amiodarone infusion usually with dextrose...

Posted 22 May 2017 by Walter Lo 0 answers

... solution rather than normal saline?

Gemcitabine - Burning during treatment?

Posted 1 May 2017 by MomsFirst 0 answers

My Mother is a bladder cancer patient and she is having a hard time with this treatment. Each treatment burns her during her treatment if it isn't diluted with saline. Has anyone had this problem?

8 month old given concentrated .50% albuterol not mixed with saline?

Posted 22 Feb 2016 by Lins6108 0 answers

Hi my son who is 8 months old was diagnosed with RSV and i was given a nebulizer and a script. The script ended up being .5% albuterol concentrated in a bottle not mixed with saline. It had a dropper. It said to inhale 1 vial by nebulization route every 4-6 hours. I filled the dropper which i ...

Can I use sodium chloride inhalation solution, USP to spray in my nose as a saline nasal spray?

Posted 1 Nov 2015 by skil2bil 0 answers

... Hi, Can I use sodium chloride inhalation solution, USP to spray in my nose as a saline nasal spray like in a liquid form like I have been doing with my 0.9% Sodium Chloride Irrigation, USP ? ... thank you

Can you use a saline enema on birth control?

Posted 31 May 2015 by Geod 1 answer

Hi, Weird question, but I was wondering if you could use an enema while on birth control. I couldn't find any good answers. I'm mainly asking because I know that when you throw up or have a bowel movement too quickly you sometimes don't process the birth control. Not sure how it ...

Dextrose/Sodium Chloride - What is the specific gravity of D5NS???

Posted 7 Aug 2015 by cahuliva 0 answers

I need to know the specific gravity of Dextrose 5% and Normal Saline 0.9%

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