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Lactated ringers vs normal saline

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Dr. Praveen Tayal MD

. He is also now on a NORMAL saline IV (1 Litre, 100 mils an hour). However, his sodium is high at 146 mmol/L. Is there a risk of hypervolemia because of the use of NORMAL saline? The person is... View answer

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Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

a vitamin drip on Saturday morning with 1000ml lactated ringer, saline solution, sodium chloride , potassium ... View answer

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of cold I gave him levolin .63mg + 1 ml normal saline nebulizer twice a day and it didnt develop ... ) . Is it safe to give "levolin .63mg + 1 ml normal saline nebulizer" every day twice as... View answer

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Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha MD

to you that the use of NORMAL saline has the potential to cause hypervolemia even though the pt is on 120 ... is also nil by mouth, so there is a risk of dehydration . However, the pt has been commenced on a... View answer

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Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

the opening with sterile room tempurature lactated ringers and a sterile thin catheter just on the outer tip ... View answer

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over childbirth. Any suggestions? And I did receive a liter of Lactated Ringers. They gave me a 5 mg ... View answer

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, cough . Present i am using asthalin solution 0.5 and diluted with normal saline 2.5ml . My doubt is like ... that how manydays i can use normal saline after opening the bottle.. ... View answer

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Dr.  Chobufo Ditah MD

Hi, The best fluids for this is lactated ringers solution or Hartman solution. In its absence, you may want to try 0.9% normal saline. I hope this helps. I wish you well.

Dr.  Chobufo Ditah MD

Hi, The best fluids for this is lactated ringers solution or Hartman solution. In its absence, you may want to try normal saline. I hope this helps. I wish you well.