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Isolyte S and 5% Dextrose Side Effects

Generic name: lvp solution

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Jun 26, 2024.

Note: This document contains side effect information about lvp solution. Some dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Isolyte S and 5% Dextrose.

Applies to lvp solution: intraperitoneal solution. Other dosage forms:

Intraperitoneal route (Solution)

False elevation of glucose levels has occurred, including up to 2 weeks following discontinuation of therapy, because icodextrin peritoneal dialysis solution interferes with glucose dehydrogenase pyrroloquinolinequinone (GDH-PQQ), glucose-dye-oxidoreductase (GDO), and some glucose dehydrogenase flavin-adenine dinucleotide (GDH-FAD)-based glucose measurements due to the presence of maltose. Use only glucose-specific monitors and test strips in patients using icodextrin peritoneal dialysis solution.

Serious side effects

Along with its needed effects, lvp solution (the active ingredient contained in Isolyte S and 5% Dextrose) may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking lvp solution:

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Other side effects

Some side effects of lvp solution may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects.

Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

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Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.