Active ingredients: sodium thiosulfate
What it is used for
DBL Sodium Thiosulfate Injection is indicated as an antidote in the treatment of cyanide poisoning. It is frequently used in conjunction with sodium nitrite. Sodium thiosulfate is also indicated to prevent sodium nitroprusside induced cyanide poisoning.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Intravenous. This medicine or fluids is given through a needle or tube (catheter) inserted into a vein.
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Protect from Light
- Shelf lifetime is 2 Years.
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A clear, colourless solution, practically free from particles
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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