FAQs ABOUT AUXISODA 1000MG SACHET
1. What is AUXISODA 1000MG SACHET used for?
AUXISODA 1000MG SACHET contains sodium bicarbonate, which belongs to the group of medicines called alkalizers. It is used for the treatment of indigestion and metabolic acidosis (a condition in which the amount of acid in body fluids is increased, causing palpitations, vomiting, confusion, nausea, etc.) caused by severe kidney disorders, uncontrolled diabetes, severe lactic acidosis or severe dehydration. It is also used as a replacement therapy for severe diarrhoea and to reduce the occurrence of chemical phlebitis (irritation caused by too acidic I.V. drugs and fluids).
2. How does AUXISODA 1000MG SACHET work?
AUXISODA 1000MG SACHET works by increasing plasma bicarbonate levels, which in turn buffers excess hydrogen ions and increases the pH, thereby relieving symptoms of acidity and metabolic acidosis.
3. Who should not take AUXISODA 1000MG SACHET?
AUXISODA 1000MG SACHET should not be used in patients who have high alkali levels in their blood, low blood calcium levels, low stomach acid, have had heart failure, kidney problems, liver problems, high blood pressure, breathing problems such as pulmonary oedema, seizures, are losing more chloride through vomiting or continuous gastrointestinal suction or are on a low sodium diet.
4. What are the applications of AUXISODA 1000MG SACHET?
It is used to treat indigestion, metabolic acidosis (a condition in which the amount of acid in the body fluid increases) caused by severe kidney disease, uncontrolled diabetes, severe lactic acidosis, severe dehydration and other conditions. It is also used as a replacement therapy in severe diarrhoea to reduce the occurrence of chemical phlebitis (irritation caused by too acidic I.V. drugs and fluids).
5. How should I take AUXISODA 1000MG SACHET?
Take AUXISODA 1000MG SACHET as advised by your physician. Dissolve a spoonful of AUXISODA 1000MG SACHET in warm water and consume. For insect bites and sunburn, dissolve a spoonful of AUXISODA 1000MG SACHET in warm water and apply to the affected area with a cotton pellet. Your doctor will decide the exact dose and duration of treatment for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.
6. Is AUXISODA 1000MG SACHET safe for pregnant and breast-feeding women?
No, AUXISODA 1000MG SACHET should be used only when clearly necessary in pregnant and breastfeeding women; therefore, consult your doctor before using AUXISODA 1000MG SACHET.