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Dextrose 5% ADD-Vantage™ Diluent

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INDICATIONS AND USAGE

50% Dextrose Injection is indicated in the treatment of insulin hypoglycemia (hyperinsulinemia or insulin shock) to restore blood glucose levels.

The solution is also indicated, after dilution, for...

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DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

For peripheral vein administration

Injection of the solution should be made slowly.

The maximum rate at...

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CONTRAINDICATIONS

A concentrated dextrose solution should not be used when intracranial or intraspinal hemorrhage is present, nor in the presence of delirium tremens if the patient is already dehydrated.

Dextrose...

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WARNINGS

50% Dextrose Injection is hypertonic and may cause phlebitis and thrombosis at the site of injection.

Significant hyperglycemia and possible hyperosmolar syndrome may result from too rapid administration. The...

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ADVERSE REACTIONS

Hyperosmolar syndrome, resulting from excessively rapid administration of concentrated dextrose may cause mental confusion and/or loss of consciousness.

Reactions which may occur because of the...

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OVERDOSAGE

In the event of overhydration or solute overload during therapy, re-evaluate the patient and institute appropriate corrective measures. See WARNINGS and...

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DESCRIPTION

50% Dextrose Injection, USP is a sterile, nonpyrogenic, hypertonic solution of dextrose in water for injection for intravenous injection as a fluid and nutrient replenisher.

Each mL of fluid contains 0.5 g...

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CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY

When administered intravenously this solution restores blood glucose levels in hypoglycemia and provides a source of carbohydrate calories.

Carbohydrate in the form of dextrose may aid in...

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HOW SUPPLIED

50% Dextrose Injection, USP is supplied in single-dose containers as follows:

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NOTE: This solution is hypertonic - See

Abboject® is a trademark of the Abbott group of...

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