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Sodium Bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate 5% injection) Injection is contraindicated in patients with metabolic and respiratory alkalosis and in patients with hypocalcemia in which alkalosis may produce tetany.This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Last reviewed on RxList: 9/16/2008
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