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Plasma-Lyte M and 5% Dextrose Injection
Plasma-Lyte® M and 5% Dextrose Injection (Multiple Electrolytes and Dextrose Injection, Type 2, USP) has value as a source of water, electrolytes, and calories. It is capable of inducing diuresis depending on the clinical condition of the patient. Plasma-Lyte® M and 5% Dextrose Injection (Multiple Electrolytes and Dextrose Injection, Type 2, USP) produces a metabolic alkalinizing effect. Acetate and lactate ions are metabolized ultimately to carbon dioxide and water, which requires the consumption of hydrogen cations.
Last reviewed on RxList: 5/20/2009
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