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For information on incompatibilities and preparation of the product (with additives), please see sections 6.2 and 6.6.
This product must be used with caution in patients with an impaired ability to handle sodium such as organic heart disease especially with a history of congestive heart failure, patients with renal insufficiency, cirrhosis of the liver, cardiopulmonary diseases or patients receiving salt retaining steroids.
Do not administer unless solution is clear, free from visible particles and the seal is intact Do not remove unit from overwrap until ready for use.
The inner bag maintains the sterility of the solution.
Adults, older people and children: Doses may be expressed in terms of m Eq or mmol of sodium, mass of sodium, or mass of sodium salt (1 g Na Cl = 394 mg, 17.1 m Eq or 17.1 mmol of Na and Cl).
Fluid balance, serum electrolytes and acid-base balance should be monitored before and during administration, with particular attention to serum sodium in patients with increased non-osmotic vasopressin release (syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion, SIADH) and in patients co-medicated with vasopressin agonist drugs, due to the risk of hospital acquired hyponatraemia (see sections 4.4, 4.5 and 4.8).
It is also of value in the treatment of poisoning, by aiding excretion.
It may also be used as a vehicle for the reconstitution and administration of intravenous medications.
Fluid balance/renal function Use in patients with (severe) renal impairment Sodium Chloride 0.9% should be administered with particular caution to patients with or at risk of severe renal impairment.Consumers with questions regarding this recall can call Baxter at 1-800-422-9837, Monday through Friday, between the hours of a.m. Sodium Chloride Intravenous Infusion BP 0.9% w/v is of value as a source of water and electrolytes and is indicated for replenishing fluid and for restoring and maintaining the concentrations of sodium and chloride ions.burns, surgery, head-injury, infections), and concomitant therapy should be determined by the consulting physician experienced in paediatric intravenous fluid therapy (see sections 4.4. Recommended dosage The recommended dosage for treatment of isotonic extracellular dehydration and sodium depletion is: • For adults: 500 ml to 3 litres/24h • For babies and children: 20 to 100 ml per 24h and per kg of body weight, depending of the age and the total body mass.The recommended dosage when used as a vehicle or diluent ranges from 50 to 250 ml per dose of medicinal product to be administered.