Rallidex IN NS 10gm/0.9gm Infusion

Introduction

Rallidex IN NS 10gm/0.9gm Infusion is a combination medicine used as short term fluid replacement after trauma. It works by restoring blood plasma lost due to severe bleeding.

Rallidex IN NS 10gm/0.9gm Infusion is given as an injection under the supervision of a doctor. The dose depends on what you are taking it for and the severity of your condition. Keep taking it for as long as advised by your doctor. Follow your doctor’s advice while taking this medicine.

The medicine is generally safe with no common side effects. Before taking this medicine, tell your doctor if you have liver or kidney disease. Tell your doctor about pregnancy or breastfeeding before taking this medicine. Your doctor also needs to know what other medicines you are taking as there are many which interact with this medicine and affect the way it works.

Uses of Rallidex IN NS Infusion

  • Short term fluid replacement after trauma

Side effects of Rallidex IN NS Infusion

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Rallidex IN NS

  • No common side effects seen

How to use Rallidex IN NS Infusion

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self-administer.

How Rallidex IN NS Infusion works

Rallidex IN NS 10gm/0.9gm Infusion is a combination of two medicines: Dextran 40 and Sodium Chloride. They work by restoring blood plasma lost due to severe bleeding. Plasma is required to circulate red blood cells that deliver oxygen throughout the body.

Safety Advice

Alcohol

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Rallidex IN NS 10gm/0.9gm Infusion. Please consult your doctor.

Pregnancy

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Rallidex IN NS 10gm/0.9gm Infusion may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.

Breastfeeding

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Rallidex IN NS 10gm/0.9gm Infusion during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.

Driving

NOT RELEVANT
Not relevant, as Rallidex IN NS 10gm/0.9gm Infusion is intended for use in hospitalised patients.

Kidney

CAUTION
Rallidex IN NS 10gm/0.9gm Infusion should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Rallidex IN NS 10gm/0.9gm Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Liver

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Rallidex IN NS 10gm/0.9gm Infusion is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Rallidex IN NS 10gm/0.9gm Infusion may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.