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Injection
Published: 8/2019

The information on this sheet is based on approvals granted by the Japanese regulatory authority. Approval details may vary by country. Medicines have adverse reactions (risks) as well as efficacies (benefits). It is important to minimize adverse reactions and maximize efficacy. To obtain a better therapeutic response, patients should understand their medication and cooperate with the treatment.
Brand name :
OTSUKA GLUCOSE INJECTION 10% (20mL)
 Active ingredient:
Purified glucose
 Dosage form:
injection
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Effects of this medicine

When glucose is administered intravenously, it is used as a source of energy and metabolized in the body.
This medicine is usually used for circulatory collapse, carbohydrate supplementation for hypoglycemia, hyperkalemia, cardiac disease (GIK therapy), and supplementation of fluid/energy. It is also used to dissolve or dilute other medicines for injection.

Before using this medicine, be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist

  • If you have previously experienced any allergic reactions (itch, rash, etc.) to any medicines.
    If you have or have hypotonic dehydration, tendency of potassium deficiency, diabetic mellitus, diabetes insipidus or renal failure.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • If you are taking any other medicinal products. (Some medicines may interact to enhance or diminish medicinal effects. Beware of over-the-counter medicines and dietary supplements as well as other prescription medicines.)

Dosing schedule (How to take this medicine)

  • Your dosing schedule prescribed by your doctor is ((        to be written by a healthcare professional))
  • In general, administer by intravenous injection or intravenous infusion.
  • Ask the doctor about the treatment span.

Precautions while taking this medicine

Possible adverse reactions to this medicine

The most commonly reported adverse reactions include loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, dry mouth, headache, lassitude and malaise due to loss of electrolytes following rapid or large dose administration. If any of these symptoms occur, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
The symptoms described below are rarely seen as initial symptoms of the adverse reactions indicated in brackets. If any of these symptoms occur, stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately.
No pertinent entries.
The above symptoms do not describe all the adverse reactions to this medicine. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any symptoms of concern other than those listed above.

Storage conditions and other information

For healthcare professional use only : Day Month Year

For further information, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.