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Aminosyn II 3.5 in 25 Dextrose

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Aminosyn II 3.5% in 25% Dextrose

Side Effects


Hyperosmolar syndrome, resulting from excessively rapid administration of concentrated dextrose may cause mental confusion and/or loss of consciousness.

Reactions which may occur because of the solution or the technique of administration include febrile response, infection at the site of injection, venous thrombosis or phlebitis extending from the site of injection, extravasation and hypervolemia.

Generalized flushing, fever and nausea also have been reported during peripheral infusions of amino acid solutions.

If an adverse reaction does occur, discontinue the infusion, evaluate the patient, institute appropriate therapeutic countermeasures and save the remainder of the fluid for examination if deemed necessary.

Read the Aminosyn II 3.5% in 25% Dextrose (amino acid injection in dextrose injection) Side Effects Center for a complete guide to possible side effects


Additives may be incompatible. Consult with pharmacist, if available. When introducing additives, use aseptic technique, mix thoroughly and do not store.

Last reviewed on RxList: 1/14/2009
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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