Intravenous solutions are used in fluid replacement therapy by changing the composition of the serum by adding fluids and electrolytes. Listed below is a table which may serve as your quick reference guide on the different intravenous solutions. Download links are available below.
Normal Saline (NS)
0.9% NaCl in Water
Isotonic (308 mOsm)
Increases circulating plasma volume when red cells are adequate
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