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5% Sodium Bicarbonate Injection, USP (sodium bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate 5% injection) 5% injection)
5% Sodium Bicarbonate Injection, USP (sodium bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate 5% injection) 5% injection) is a sterile, nonpyrogenic solution of Sodium Bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate 5% injection) , USP in Water for Injection, USP. It contains no antimicrobial agent. Composition, osmolarity, pH and ionic concentration are shown below.
|Sodium Bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate 5% injection) , USP
|5% Sodium Bicarbonate Injection, USP||50||1190||8 (7.0 to 8.5)||595||595|
| Approximately 0.007% edetate disodium added
as a stabilizer.
*pH adjusted with carbon dioxide.
Last reviewed on RxList: 9/16/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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