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Brand name: Potassium Chloride 0.15% and Sodium Chloride 0.225% and Glucose 3.75% (Baxter)

Potassium Chloride 0.15% and Sodium Chloride 0.225% and Glucose 3.75% (Baxter) is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) potassium chloride + sodium chloride + glucose. On this page you will find out more about Potassium Chloride 0.15% and Sodium Chloride 0.225% and Glucose 3.75% (Baxter), including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)

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Active ingredient in this medicine: potassium chloride + sodium chloride + glucose

Information for medicine and pack size:
Potassium Chloride 0.15% and Sodium Chloride 0.225% and Glucose 3.75% (Baxter) intravenous infusion injection, 500 mL bag

Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:

This leaflet may also be found inside the medicine package. It contains information on side effects, age restrictions and other useful data.

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What this medicine is for

The Potassium Chloride ( 0.15%) and Sodium Chloride (0.225 %) and Glucose (3.75 %) Intravenous Infusion is indicated for replenishing fluid losses, as an energy source and for restoration or maintenance of sodium, potassium and chloride ions in the body fluids. It may be used as a vehicle of drug delivery where intravenous delivery is appropriate and the drug is compatible with this solution.

Table of characteristics
Table of characteristics
Active ingredient
Visual appearance Clear colourless solution.
Dosage Form Injection, intravenous infusion
Route of administration Intravenous
Medicine schedule
18 x 500mL AHB1981: Not scheduled. Not considered by committee

There is one type of pack available.

Pack type 1
Pack type 1
Type Bag
Storage temperature Store below 30 degrees Celsius
Storage conditions No information available
Life time 2 Years
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information

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