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Dextrose Injection 5%

Side Effects
Interactions

SIDE EFFECTS

Reactions which may occur because of the injection 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.

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 Dextrose Injection 5% (hydrous dextrose) Side Effects Center for a complete guide to possible side effects

DRUG INTERACTIONS

No information provided.

Last reviewed on RxList: 10/10/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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