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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jason Cogdill
16 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Processed: It the food item can sit on a counter for more than a few hours or in the refrigerator for more than a week without risking rotting, it is likely load ... Read More

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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Dudley
23 years experience Family Medicine
IV Fluid Hydration: That is basically salt water and is the most common IV fluid to give patients to improve hydration. Sometimes medicine is given through the IV with it ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Inappropriate: Hypertonic saline is not the proper solution to hydrate a patient as it would administer too much sodium chloride and worsen the patient's dehydration ... Read More
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Limited amount of: Hypertonic solution is fine for patients who are severely dehydrated , with low serum sodium and with neurologic symptoms- lethargy, weakness, confusi ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Erik Borncamp
24 years experience Wound care
Sure but ..: water woks just as well.. Saline probably wouldn't hurt but don't abuse it. You can still absorb things thru your colon. IF you are having problems ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
No: Sterile isotonic solution is safe but not a lubricant. You can try it. All the best
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
No: Sodium chloride is common salt that we all eat every day. Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Boyer
17 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It doesn't: Sodium chloride in solid form is table salt. In solution form, we call it slain which is often used in surgeries because it can keep the bones moist ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Dehydration: Have your PTH checked and kidney function.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jehangir Rao
Specializes in Holistic Medicine
No: Add extra table salt to your diet
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience General Practice
Read label: read the label, and the ingredients. If salt is an ingredient, then it does contain sodium chloride.

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