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0.9% W/V SODIUM CHLORIDE INTRAVENOUS INFUSION BP
Active substance(s): SODIUM CHLORIDE
Patient Information Leaflet
0.9% Sodium Chloride
Intravenous Infusion BP
B. Braun Melsungen AG · D-34209 Melsungen, Germany
Please read this leaflet carefully. It provides a sum- case of doubt, compatibility should be checked
mary of information about the product you may be before use. This medicinal product does not require
about to use or be given by your doctor.
any special storage conditions. Do not use unless
the solution is clear and the ampoule is undamComposition
Do not use the product after the expiry date shown
5 ml 10 ml 20 ml
on the product label and carton. Store out of reach
0.018 g 0.045 g 0.09 g 0.18 g
Reporting of side effects
If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor,
Ph Eur to
5 ml 10 ml 20 ml pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side
effects not listed in the package leaflet. You can
also report side effects directly via the Yellow Card
Scheme at: www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard.
By reporting side effects you can help provide more
information on the safety of this medicine.
This product is mainly used as a dissolvent and The product licence holder and manufacturer is
B. Braun Melsungen AG, D-34209 Melsungen,
carrier solution for injectable drugs.
Legal category POM
Product Licence Number
Route of administration
By intravenous or subcutaneous injection.
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B. Braun Melsungen AG
What precautions are necessary for using this Date of preparation
If the product is to be administered subcutaneously, then one needs to be aware that any additions
to this solution could render it hypertonic and thus
cause pain to the injection site. This product is
compatible with a wide range of medicaments. In
Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
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