Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Intravenous Fluid: D10W Solution

10% Dextrose in Water

Each 100ml contains 10g of Dextrose Monohydrate.

Osmolarity: 505 mOsm/L

pH: 3.2 to 6.5

Type: Hypertonic

Availability: 1000ml and 500ml

Indication: For fluid replacement and conditions where some nutrition with glucose is required.

Precaution: Monitor blood sugar levels.