dextrose monohydrate solution (cont.)

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STORAGE: Store dextrose solution at room temperature 25 C (77 F).

DOSING: Dosing of dextrose solution varies based on individual patient requirements such as age, current medical conditions, and clinical state.

DRUG INTERACTIONS: Dextrose Solutions should not be used in the same IV line as blood products.

PREGNANCY: There are no adequate studies done on dextrose to determine safe and effective use in pregnant women.

NURSING MOTHERS: It is not known whether dextrose enters breast milk; therefore, it is best to be cautious before using it in nursing mothers.

Medically reviewed by Eni Williams, PharmD

FDA Prescribing Information. Current Medication Information. DEXTROSE (dextrose monohydrate) injection, solution [Hospira, Inc.]. Prescribing Information.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 9/28/2015

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