ISOTONIC SODIUM BICARBONATE . (Injection)
Each 100 ml contains:
Sodium Bicarbonate 1.3 gm
Isotonic Sodium Bicarbonate is indicated for treatment of metabolic acidosis and alkalinizing the urine.
Isotonic Sodium Bicarbonate is also used as adjunctive therapy in treating hyper calcemic or hyper-kalemic crises.
It adminstered by I.V. infusion.
Initial dose: 2lit / calf. for 1-2 hours.
Then inject an isotonic sodium chloride and sodium bicarbonate (1:1) at dose rate 4 lit / calf. depending on the case.
Once the calves inject 3-4 lit of the solution, they brighten considerably, mentain sternal recumbancy and may be stand.