Amino acid - electrolytes - glycerin - injection


Unknown / Multiple | Amino acid - electrolytes - glycerin - injection (Medication)


Desc:

This medication is used to help maintain and improve the balance of body protein in patients who require a nutritional supplement for a short period of time. This product provides the body with amino acids as a protein source, essential minerals, and glycerin for energy. ...

Side Effect:

Flushing, nausea, warm sensation or mild redness/irritation at the IV infusion site may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, notify your doctor or pharmacist promptly. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.

Tell your doctor immediately if you notice:any signs of infection (e. g. , fever, chills), unusual redness, swelling, or severe pain at the IV site.

Although unlikely to occur, you may develop an imbalance of body fluid, minerals, or nutrients while receiving this medication. Your therapy may need to be changed to correct the imbalance. It is important to keep your medical and laboratory appointments for regular monitoring by your healthcare professional. Tell your doctor immediately if any of these unlikely but serious side effects occur:change in the amount of urine, increased thirst/urination, mental/mood changes, muscle weakness, slow/irregular heartbeat, swelling of hands/feet/ankles.

A serious allergic reaction to this drug is unlikely, but seek immediate medical attention if it occurs. Symptoms of a serious allergic reaction include:rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), dizziness, trouble breathing. ...

Precaution:

Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to any amino acid or to glycerin or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients (such as latex, sulfites), which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details. Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of:asthma, bleeding problems, congestive heart failure, diabetes.

This medication should not be used if you have certain medical conditions. Before using this medicine, consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have:severe kidney or liver disease, certain metabolic disorder (impaired nitrogen utilization). This medication should be used only when clearly needed during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. ...