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Hyperlyte CR Dosage

Generic name: POTASSIUM ACETATE 1.96g in 20mL, SODIUM CHLORIDE 1.17g in 20mL, SODIUM ACETATE 0.68g in 20mL, MAGNESIUM CHLORIDE 0.51g in 20mL, CALCIUM CHLORIDE 0.37g in 20mL
Dosage form: injection, solution, concentrate

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Nov 20, 2018.

Not for direct patient injection.

Hyperlyte® CR (Multi-Electrolyte Concentrate) in Pharmacy Bulk Package is for prescription compounding of intravenous admixtures only. Not for direct patient injection. Dilute to appropriate strength with suitable intravenous fluid prior to administration.

For adults, one 20 mL dose of Hyperlyte® CR should be added to each liter of amino acid/dextrose solution (TPN) or other suitable intravenous solution.

Hyperlyte® CR contains no phosphate. It may be admixed with solutions which contain phosphate or which have been supplemented with phosphate. The presence of calcium and magnesium ions in this solution should be considered when phosphate is present in the additive solution in order to avoid precipitation.

Fluid administration should be based on calculated maintenance or replacement fluid requirements for each patient.

Some additives may be incompatible. Consult with pharmacist. When introducing additives, use aseptic techniques. Mix thoroughly. Do not store.

Parenteral drug products should be inspected visually for particulate matter and discoloration prior to use, whenever solution and container permit.

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