Plasma-Lyte A

Plasma-Lyte A

Manufacturer:

Baxter Healthcare

Distributor:

Baxter Healthcare
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Firma Chun Cheong
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per 100 mL NaCl 526 mg, KCl 37 mg, Mg chloride hexahydrate 30 mg, Na acetate trihydrate 368 mg, Na gluconate 502 mg
Indications/Uses
Source of water & electrolytes or as an alkalinizing agent.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Special Precautions
Patients w/ CHF, severe renal insufficiency & in clinical states in which there exists edema w/ Na retention; hyperkalemia, severe renal failure & in conditions in which K retention is present; metabolic or respiratory alkalosis. May cause fluid &/or solute overloading. Monitor changes in fluid balance, electrolyte conc & acid-base balance during prolonged parenteral therapy or when necessary. Positive results w/ Bio-Rad Laboratories Platelia Aspergillus EIA test. Concomitant use w/ corticosteroids or corticotropin. Pregnancy. Elderly & childn.
Adverse Reactions
Febrile response, infection at the site of inj, venous thrombosis or phlebitis extending from the site of inj, extravasation & hypervolemia.
ATC Classification
B05XA30 - combinations of electrolytes ; Belongs to the class of electrolyte solutions used in I.V. solutions.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Plasma-Lyte A soln for infusion
Packing/Price
(Vialflex plastic container) 1 L x 1's; (Vialflex plastic container) 500 mL x 1's
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