Active ingredients: glucose
What it is used for
Severe hypoglycaemia resulting from insulin excess. Reduction of cerebrospinal pressure and/or cerebral oedema due to delirium tremens or acute alcohol intoxication. Increased cerebrospinal fluid pressure may be reduced for 2 to 4 hours after intravenous injection of 50 mL of 50% glucose solution.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Intravenous
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Protect from Light
- Lifetime is 3 Years.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Clear, colourless to faintly straw coloured liquid
Do I need a prescription?
We are unable to tell you if you need a prescription for this medicine. You can ask your pharmacist.This medicine is
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