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It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Osmotic IV Infusion. Please consult your doctor.
Osmotic IV Infusion may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on th... View More
Osmotic IV Infusion is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to t... View More
Osmotic IV Infusion does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Osmotic IV Infusion is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Osmotic IV Infusion... View More
There is limited information available on the use of Osmotic IV Infusion in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
Osmotic IV Infusion is a medicine used in the treatment of acute renal (kidney) failure, cerebral edema (accumulation of excessive fluid in the brain) a... View More
Uses of Osmotic IV Infusion
- Acute renal failure
- Cerebral edema (accumulation of excessive fluid in the brain)
Side effects of Osmotic IV Infusion
How to use Osmotic IV Infusion
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self-administer.
How Osmotic IV Infusion works
Osmotic IV Infusion is an inert substance with high osmotic pressure. It draws water into the kidney, which in turn increases the amount of urine produc... View More
What if you forget to take Osmotic IV Infusion?
If you miss a dose of Osmotic IV Infusion, please consult your doctor.
- It is given as an injection into the veins by a doctor or healthcare professional.
- Your doctor may get regular blood tests done to monitor sodium and potassium level, kidney function, and lung function while you are taking this medicin... View More
- Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding.
Chronic bronchitis, Cerebral oedema, Oliguric phase of renal failure, Raised intracranial pressure, Renal function testing, Transurethral prostatic rese... View More
Intravenous Oliguric phase of renal failure Adult: 50-100 g in a 24-hr period by IV infusion. Adjust rate of administration to maintain a urine flow o... View More
Intravenous Edema 0.25-1 g/kg IV initially; maintenance dose of 0.25-0.5 g/kg IV q4-6hr Anuria/Oliguria Test dose: 0.2 g/kg IV over 3-5 minutes; ... View More
Pulmonary congestion or oedema; intracranial bleeding; CHF; metabolic oedema with abnormal capillary fragility; anuria due to severe renal disease; seve... View More
Mode of Action
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Hypervolaemia; urinary tract obstruction; check for signs of fluid and electrolyte imbalance. Should not be administered with whole blood. Pregnancy, la... View More
Fluid and electrolyte imbalance; acidosis (with high doses). Nausea, vomiting, thirst; headache, dizziness, convulsions, chills, fever; tachycardia, che... View More
Increased nephrotoxicity with ciclosporin.
The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not... View More