Isolyte S Dosage
Generic name: SODIUM CHLORIDE 0.53g in 100mL, SODIUM GLUCONATE 0.5g in 100mL, SODIUM ACETATE 0.37g in 100mL, POTASSIUM CHLORIDE 0.037g in 100mL, MAGNESIUM CHLORIDE 0.03g in 100mL
Dosage form: injection, solution
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This solution is for intravenous use only.
Dosage is to be directed by a physician and is dependent upon age, weight, clinical condition of the patient and laboratory determinations. Frequent laboratory determinations and clinical evaluation are essential to monitor changes in blood glucose and electrolyte concentrations, and fluid and electrolyte balance during prolonged parenteral therapy.
Fluid administration should be based on calculated maintenance or replacement fluid requirements for each patient.
Isolyte® S (Multi-Electrolyte Injection) 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 should be considered when phosphate is present in the additive solution, in order to avoid precipitation.
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 administration, whenever solution and container permit.