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Sodium Chloride Medication
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 loaded with preservatives... Think salt. Lunch meat, breads, pizza, sauces, soups, many cheeses, the list goes on. Start reading labels salt (sodium) is put in almost everything...Best bests are fresh fruits, vegetables, and non deli meats. Good luck. ...Read more
No: Sterile isotonic solution is safe but not a lubricant. You can try it. All the best ...Read more
Can using a toothepaste or eating food that contains sodium chloride be harmful to the body or causing any side effects?
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 milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more
Dangers of hypertonic solution? If someone with a chronic illness who may be underhydrated is put on 3% sodium chloride 500ml, what are the dangers?
Limited amount of: Hypertonic solution is fine for patients who are severely dehydrated, with low serum sodium and with neurologic symptoms- lethargy, weakness, confusion. Overtreatment with Hypertonic Saline may cause the damage to the covering of the brain cells (myelin sheath) and may cause similar symptoms as undertreatment. Best wishes! Http://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000775.Htm. ...Read more
Dehydration: Have your PTH checked and kidney function. ...Read more
Can 1000-2000 mL of sodium chloride and 10 mg of Decadron (dexamethasone) make your weight go up quite a bit the next day and will it go down once it tapers off?
Will sodium chloride rinsing solution in nebulizer, assist in thinning mucous and help me to cough it up. I have bronchiectasis?
It may: It may aid with breaking up the mucus. ...Read more
Use: A plain fleet or mineral oil fleet enema (sodium bisphosphate) or as an alternative put 1 tbsp of ivory liquid sopa in an enema bag with warm water, known as a soap suds enema. Any of the above may help. Once unplugged your job is to avoid recurrent constipation b y eating and drinking properly. ...Read more
Had gastroenteritis, threw up 30x, pulse 100, went er, gave me 2000ml. 45% sodium chloride. Wouldn't this make me more worse, make sodium go lower?
Can you mix sodium chloride bullet with 2.5 mg/3ml 0.083% albuterol solution to help moisten lungs & thin out sticky mucous in lungs & cough it out?
I have been told by my dr. Subscribed 1 gm of sodium chloride 2x's daily for chronic hyponatremia...they cause nausea-vomiting. Could I be allergic?
Wrong treatment: Hi. The treatment for hyponatremia depends on the patient's volume status (dehydrated, volume over-loaded, or normal volume status) and the underlying cause. The most common cause, SIADH, is treated with water restriction (or one of the new vaptan drugs), NOT by giving salt. Nausea and vomiting can be FROM severe hyponatremia. It wouldn't be a bad idea for you to see an endocrinologist. ...Read more
Can I use 0.9% sodium chloride irrigation for an enema? I have a reusable enema bottle, I can't go to the nursing station here all they do is send me home, they are no help, they send me home, I live way up in the north (Canada) we have lack of health care
I have a shampoo with Sodium Chloride. Can this ingredient cause hair loss? It does not have any sulfates in the shampoo Thanks.
NO: Sodium chloride is basically table salt or salt water. ...Read more
I have a shampoo with Sodium Chloride. Can this ingredient cause hair loss? It does not have any sulfates in the shampoo. Thanks.
It is very unlikely that your shampoo is the cause of your hair loss.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more
Yes: Depends upon what you are treating but saline eyedrops would not be harmful to your ears. However that is a rather expensive way to use eardrops. Pharmacies carry less expensive ear drops due to the volume needed. ...Read more
What can I do. ..My stomach is on fire an I can't even keep down water. ..Its been 9 days an I have been to the e r twice. Help e r gave me sodium chloride and ondansetron, an dicyclomine an promethazine
The: The workup for your problem is quite extensive. .. Maybe the er physicians made sure you didn't have something dangerous going on and sent you home because you did not meet criteria to be admitted to the hospital, the best plan would be to see a doctor in clinic who can start your care going to the er repeatedly might not help as much as seeing a physician in clinic. ...Read more
Can I use sodium chloride 3% sterile vials for my son to use in the nebulizer for a croupy cough? He's 2.5 with no wheeze but heavy breathing
Sure: Yes, try a treatment for 10 to 15 minutes, this should soothe the croupy cough. Luckily he is old enough that his airway is big enough to not be at risk of serious airway trouble from croup like the smaller toddlers. Best of luck! ...Read more
Explain how sodium chloride treats anterior basement membrane dystrophy. I also have severe dry eyes and blurred vision in one eye.
Dehydration: Because the ABMD has faulty epithelium to basement membrane adherence, the hypertonic NaCl draws out water from the corneal epithelium so as to keep it from loosing its tight contact to the underlying basement membrane. This in turn helps to lessen the symptoms of pain when the epithelium lifts off. ...Read more
I used saline nasal spray a few times, iingredients stated water & sodium chloride- had bad heart palpitations most of the day could this be connected?
Probably no!: Look for other causes, good luck!Get a more detailed answer ›
A low sodium salt has contents: 66.6%potassium chloride, 33.3%sodium chloride. Should I be concerned on its high potassium or good replacement for salt?
Use caution.: Salt intake and salt replacements are getting a lot of press lately. Sodium load in a diet is getting out of control due to practices of our food industry and taste requirements. People look at the alternatives and Potaccium is one of them. A usual replacement shows that the ratio of NaCL/KCl should be 60/40. So your salt may be showing an unusual ratio. But be aware that it is quantity not ratio. ...Read more
Would it be safe to put sea salt in my water? I have chronically low sodium and chloride in my blood.
Cacl2 + 2naco3 --> 2nacl + ca (co3)2
table salt and calcium carbonate. ...Read more
Aged 70 yrs and the Blood urean is 60, GRBS-178, Cretanine is 2.2, Sodium - 135, Potasium-5.1, Chloride-109. tell us she is normal or you guide us?
Diabetes?: Optimized sugar control with diet and medication can improve diabetes related kidney disease. ACEI are also proven to improve kidney function, but a full work up needs to be done, preferably by a nephrologist. She is not "normal", but can stay healthier if appropriate care is provided sooner than later. ...Read more