Developing nurse guidance for IV busulfan chemotherapy
Initially it was only available as an oral preparation but over the last 5-6 years, it has been increasingly used as an IV infusion. Due to increasing use of the drug in the transplant setting and the change in preparation, it was important to develop ...
Secrets Of Fluid Therapy Revealed
to address deficits due to dehydration or anticipated ongoing losses, such errors will be multiplied by the same factor. For patients under 5 ... solution (LRS) is better tolerated as a maintenance solution than Normosol-R, Plasma-Lyte 148 or normal saline ...
Compatibility and stability of diazepam injection following dilution with intravenous fluids.
The compatibility and stability of diazepam injection were studied following dilution to 10 different concentrations in dextrose 5% in water, normal saline, Ringer's injection ... for at least 6-8 hours in the same diluents. At higher dilutions of 1:50 ...
Eagle Pharmaceuticals : Patent Application Titled "Formulations of Bendamustine" Published Online
DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE INVENTION "Unless defined otherwise, all technical and scientific terms used herein have the same ... water for injection (WFI), 0.9% saline (normal saline, preferred), 0.45% saline (half normal saline) or 2.5% dextrose/0.45% ...
The sweet spot: Differentiating and managing the acute diabetic patient
 Patients and health care providers monitor the level of glucose in the bloodstream ... EMS providers may need to administer large volumes of crystalloid solution such as normal saline quickly to dilute the blood and restore perfusion pressure.