dextrose monohydrate solution (cont.)

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

SIDE EFFECTS: Side effects of dextrose are, increased blood sugar (hyperglycemia), hyperosmolarity, injection site infection and increased fluid volume.



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

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Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 6/16/2014


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