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Normal saline with potassium iv

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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... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha MD

saline 100 mls an hour (for a total of 1 litre) which is being administered IV, presumably in part ... to you that the use of NORMAL saline has the potential to cause hypervolemia even though... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

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

Answered by : Dr. Diptanshu Das ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

it every time after the IV are normal. I have gotten one done when I was close to collapsing Potassium .... Ect. Worst pain I've ever felt. Ambulance came they stuck me with a huge IV I was back to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Anil Grover MD

I had a potassium iv about 8 days ago. i noticed a bruise immediately the next day. It has been getting worse, is painful to touch, has little white dots in it and is now a XXXXXXX purple color. i have ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anil Grover ( Cardiologist)

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Dr. Namala Bharadwaj MD

hi , i asking about neonatal nutrition IV in 1st few days if the neonate have birth injury and also asking when admitted it was given dextrose 10% 270ml per day plus70 ml normal saline the neonate ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Namala Bharadwaj ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

of it I am not sure of) I was just wondering why she couldn t be on normal saline going into this thing? ...My Grandmother has had a catherization done today and the Dr. wanted her to have Potassium... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Karen Steinberg MD

with pheumonia and her electrolytes got low. what could be causing her potassium level to remain low, even with potassium supplements and even potassium IVs? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Karen Steinberg ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Vaddadi Suresh MD

and was given an iv of pottasium for 4 days.My Dr. wants me to take pottasium pills every day. Can you tell me ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaddadi Suresh ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Mukund Savaskar MD

An 8 year old is in the hospital for severe gastroenterits and has an IV. An order was given to add potassium chloride to the IV. Which of these signs are the most criical to know? Ability to have... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mukund Savaskar ( General Surgeon)

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Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia MD

Hi, Diclofenac potassium is a NSAIDs type of medicine. It is basically used in all types of pain conditions. It should be taken after meals and never empty stomach as can cause hyper-acidity. It should not be taken...

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.

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.