Hydrite

By Medically reviewed by hellodoktor

Generic Name: Hydrite Brand Name(s): Hydrite.

Uses

What is hydrite tab used for?

Hydrite tab contains NaCl 350 mg, Na bicarbonate 250 mg, KCl 150 mg, and anhydrous glucose 2 mg.

It is used to substitute of electrolyte, provide fluid which is lost linked as severe diarrhea, nausea and increase metabolic outflows.

How should I take hydrite tab?

For orally taken form, you should:

  • Prepare a solution by dilute hydrite tab with water. Such reconstituted solution if stored in a refrigerator can be used within 24 hours, after which, it mustn’t be administered. Don’t forget to stir or shake properly before use.
  • Take hydrite tab bymouth as directed by your doctor concerning: dose, schedule.
  • Read the label carefully before using hydrite tab.
  • Consult your doctor for any information on the label that you do not clearly understand.

How do I store hydrite tab?

Hydrite tab is best stored at room temperature away from direct light and moisture. To prevent drug damage, you should not store hydrite tab in the bathroom or the freezer. There may be different brands of hydrite tab that may have different storage needs. It is important to always check the product package for instructions on storage, or ask your pharmacist. For safety, you should keep all medicines away from children and pets.

You should not flush hydrite tab down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. It is important to properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist for more details about how to safely discard your product.

Precautions & warnings

What should I know before using hydrite tab?

Before using hydrite tab, tell your doctor if you have:

  • Allergic reaction to excipients using for dosage form containing hydrite tab.
  • Allergic reaction to any other medicines, foods, dyes, preservatives, or animals.
  • Used any other health conditions, drugs that have a risk of interaction with hydrite tab.

Is it safe during pregnancy or breastfeeding?

There isn’t enough information about the safety of using hydrite tab during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Please always consult with your doctor to weigh the potential benefits and risks before taking hydrite tab.

Side effects

What side effects can occur from hydrite tab?

As taking others medicines, taking hydrite tab can cause some side effects. Most of them are rarely occurring and do not need any supplementary treatment. However, it is always important for you to consult your doctor if you have any problem after taking this medicine.

Some of side effects are listed below:

  • Reduced salivation
  • Flow of tears
  • Fever
  • Hypernatraemia
  • Thirst
  • Swelling of feet or lower legs

Not everyone experiences these side effects. There may be some side effects not listed above. If you have any concerns about a side-effect, please consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Interactions

What drugs may interact with hydrite tab?

Hydrite tab may interact with other drugs that you are currently taking, which can change how your drug works or increase your risk for serious side effects. To avoid any potential drug interactions, you should keep a list of all the drugs you are using (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. For your safety, do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any drugs without your doctor’s approval.

Products may interact with this drug including:

  • Aspirin
  • Barbiturates
  • Cyclosporine A
  • Fluorodeoxy glucose f18
  • Lithium
  • Mannitol

Does food or alcohol interact with hydrite tab?

Hydrite tab may interact with food or alcohol by altering the way the drug works or increase the risk for serious side effects. Please discuss with your doctor or pharmacist any potential food or alcohol interactions before using this drug.

What health conditions may interact with hydrite tab?

Hydrite tab may interact with your health condition. This interaction may worsen your health condition or alter the way the drug works. It is important to always let your doctor and pharmacist know all the health conditions you currently have.

These health conditions could occur with this drug, such as:

  • AV Block
  • Allergic reactions
  • Congestive heart failure
  • Decreased amount of urine or no urine
  • Dextrose injection without electrolytes
  • Difficulty in respiration

Dosage

The information provided is not a substitute for any medical advice. You should ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist before using hydrite tab.

What is the dose of hydrite tab for an adult?

Consult your doctor for information about the dose of hydrite tab.

What is the dose of hydrite tab for a child?

Consult your doctor for information about the dose of hydrite tab.

How is hydrite tab available?

Hydrite tab is available in the following dosage forms and strengths:

  • Tablet: NaCl 350 mg, Na bicarbonate 250 mg, KCl 150 mg, anhydrous glucose 2 mg per tablet.

What should I do in case of an emergency or overdose?

In case of an emergency or an overdose, call your local emergency services or go to your nearest emergency room.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

If you miss a dose of hydrite tab, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your regular dose as scheduled. Do not take a double dose.

Hello Health Group does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.

 

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Review Date: January 7, 2017 | Last Modified: September 12, 2019

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