Lactated Ringers

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Lactated Ringers

Drug Info for lactated ringers

  • By injection

Injection routeA nurse or other health provider will give you this medicine.

Injection routeYour doctor will prescribe your dose and schedule. This medicine is given through a needle placed in a vein.

This medicine is not right for everyone. You should not receive it if you had an allergic reaction to sodium lactate.

This medicine can cause the following problems:Electrolyte imbalance, which can lead to encephalopathy, overhydration, changes in pH levels in the blood, kidney stones, or swellingHigh blood sugar

Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you have kidney disease (including kidney stones), liver disease, heart disease (including heart failure), diabetes, lung or breathing problems, increased water intake without being thirsty, hormone problem (including SIADH), brain or nerve problems (including swelling in the brain), electrolyte imbalance, or dehydration. Tell your doctor if you have burns or tissue injury, or if you had a recent surgery.

Your doctor will do lab tests at regular visits to check on the effects of this medicine. Keep all appointments.

Some medicines can affect how Lactated Ringer works. Tell your doctor if you are using any of the following:Corticotropin, cyclosporine, digoxin, lithium, tacrolimus, vitamin DDiuretics (water pill)Medicine to treat hypertension (including ACE inhibitors, ARBs)Medicine to treat seizuresMedicine to treat mental or behavioral problemsSteroid medicine

Children 28 days of age or younger (neonates) should not receive this medicine together with ceftriaxone. Patients older than 28 days of age should not receive this medicine together with ceftriaxone in the same infusion line.

  • Muscle twitching
  • Extreme weakness, tiredness, or confusion, nausea, vomiting
  • Numbness or tingling in the hands, feet, or lips
  • Lightheadedness or fainting
  • Allergic reaction: Itching or hives, swelling in your face or hands, swelling or tingling in your mouth or throat, chest tightness, trouble breathing
  • Loss of consciousness, seizures, fast or uneven heartbeat
  • Dry mouth, increased hunger, thirst, or urination, trouble breathing, weight loss, stomach pain
  • Change in how much or how often you urinate, swelling of the fingers, hands, feet, or lower legs, weight gain
  • Pain, itching, burning, swelling, or a lump under your skin where the needle is placed