Hextend

Active Ingredient(s): Hetastarch + Dextrose + Electrolytes
Category: Intravenous (IV) Therapy



Hextend Overview

An electrolyte is a substance that produces an electrically conducting solution when dissolved in a polar solvent, such as water. The dissolved electrolyte separates into cations and anions, which disperse uniformly through the solvent. Electrically, such a solution is neutral. If an electric potential is applied to such a solution, the cations of the solution are drawn to the electrode that has an abundance of electrons, while the anions are drawn to the electrode that has a deficit of elect...

Read more Hextend Details
Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electrolyte

Recent Hextend Forums:

Be the first to start a discussion about this drug.

Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Hetastarch + Dextrose + Electrolytes
  • Injection: 6%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Hextend: (1 result)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0409-1555 Hextend 6 g/100ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.

Drugs with one or more similar ingredients: (63 results)

Related Hextend Topics:

hextend
i know that hextend is a plasma volumizer but does it pull blood cells from the intrasticial spaces...
head injury and hextend
Is hextend suitable for head injury? either trauma, vascular or metabolic....






Note: All times displayed are GMT - 7.

This information has been independently compiled and is for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be a substitute for medical advice from a qualified healthcare professional; nor is it intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. For more details please see the Medical Disclaimer. This page was last updated on 24 April 2019.

We are committed to your privacy.

Copyright © 2005-2019 All Rights Reserved. MedsChat® is a registered trademark of Limelight Innovations L.L.C. 9888 W Belleview Ave #5000, Denver, CO, 80123, USA