10% Calcium Chloride Injection Prefilled Syringes 1000 mg/10 mL100 mg/mL), 10/Box
Medefil 10% Calcium Chloride Injection Prefilled Syringes 1000 mg/10 mL (100 mg/mL). Calcium chloride injection is a sterile, nonpyrogenic solution for intravenous, intramuscular, and subcutaneous administration. Each milliliter (mL) of calcium chloride injection contains 10 mg of calcium chloride tetrahydrate (CaCl2•4H2O) in Water for Injection. The pH is 6.5 (5.5 to 7.5). The osmolarity is 290 mOsmol/L (calculated).
Calcium chloride, the ionized form of calcium, is the principal cation of the extracellular fluid and is essential for the normal function of the nervous and muscular systems. The normal adult plasma concentration of ionized calcium is 1.10 to 1.25 mEq/L. Ionized calcium is essential for the conduction of nerve impulses and the contraction of muscles.
Calcium chloride injection is indicated in the treatment of medical emergencies arising from hypocalcemia and calcium deficiency, such as hypocalcemic convulsions, tetany, and magnesium toxicity. It is also used as a coagulant in the treatment of bleeding.
Calcium chloride injection should not be used to treat cardiac arrest or circulatory collapse.
Strength: 1000 mg/10 mL100 mg/mL)
Count: 10 Prefilled Syringes Per Box