Electrolyte M 5% Infusion is a sterile solution injected into a vein in your body. It provides your body with fluids containing various amounts of sugars when you are unable to drink enough liquids.
Before starting the course of this medicine ensure that your doctor is well informed if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, have confusion, memory problems, diabetes, bleeding in your head or spine or high levels of galactose in the blood. Inform your doctor about other medications, herbal products, vitamin or mineral supplements that you are taking. If you have allergies to medicines, foods, or other substances then let your doctor know.
Possible side effects of Electrolyte M 5% Infusion that may require immediate attention of a doctor are increased urination, severe allergic reactions, weakness, swelling of the hands or feet, pain, redness, confusion, muscle twitching, seizures or swelling at injection site. If you experience any of these side effects then stop taking this medicine right away.
The appropriate dose of Electrolyte M 5% Infusion depends on several factors such as the patient’s age, health, and several other conditions.