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Invanz (ertapenem) (anti-infective drug) states "do not administer with dextrose". Why?

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Dr. Gregory Fehr
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In brief: Invanz (ertapenem)

It probably reacts with dextrose, therefore recommended with normal saline.

In brief: Invanz (ertapenem)

It probably reacts with dextrose, therefore recommended with normal saline.
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