Unfortunately, during this time, the nurses failed to notice the infusion rate error or recognize that an infusion of plain D5W
alone or an infusion rate of 200 mL/hour was unsafe for a six-year-old child.
In one of the two recently reported cases, a pharmacist incorrectly calculated an excessively high infusion rate of plain D5W
to give to a girl after outpatient tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy.
NPO until awake, feed D5W
once, then formula or breast milk 30-60 cc.
The balloon is inflated to a pressure of 160 to 180 mm Hg, as small amounts of sterile D5W
solution are added gradually.
was started and the vasopressin drip was stopped per renal consult recommendation to treat the lithium-induced nephrogenic DI.
An intravenous infusion of D5W
was initiated at a rate of 125 cc/hr and hourly monitoring of blood glucose levels was maintained through the night.
In this case, Lyftogt treated the lateral sural nerve and lower saphenous nerve where they cross over the Achilles tendon with D5W
Intravenous digoxin may be administered with diluents, such as 4 mL of sterile water for injection, D5W
, or normal saline for every 1 mg of digoxin (Vallerand et al.
5, Dulcolax supp prn Maalox 30 cc per NG for pH <5 Lacrilube OU prn KCL 10 meq in 25cc D5W
over 1 hour x 3 for K < 3.
The IV line was flushed with D5W
before and after administration ("Data on File," 1998; Landry, Connor, Balsley, Carlin, & Top, et al.
9% or D5W
in polyvinyl bags, can be kept for 30 days at room temperature, under refrigeration or frozen.
Many people develop hypoglycemia, and you must have orange juice or intravenous glucose such as D5W
available to reverse that reaction.