"Watch your sugar, use caution with the salt shaker and limit those saturated fats.
That's the guidance from the updated U.S. nutritional guidelines, released Thursday by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Department of Health "...
Dextrose Injection 5%
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
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Last reviewed on RxList: 10/10/2008
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