Baxter 0.9% Sodium Chloride IV Infusion BP Bag is used for:
- Treatment of fluid loss and to restore sodium chloride balance in the body fluid. An optimum level of salts in circulation is essential for good health.
- Treatment of patients who are unable to take fluids and nutrients by mouth. It is also used for dilution of other medicines before injection into the body.
- In the management of metabolic alkalosis in the presence of fluid loss
- Restoring or maintaining the concentration of sodium and chloride ions (control of water distribution, fluid and electrolyte balance)
- Intended for slow intravenous sodium chloride injection, IV infusion
- Isotonic saline solution
- Supplied in Viaflex airtight plastic bags loose
- Contains 9 grams of Sodium Chloride per 1 litre of Water for Injections
- Clear colourless solution
- The chemical name is sodium chloride with molecular formula NaCl.