FAQ's Related to Intravenous Fluids :-
Q.1 What are Intravenous Fluids?
Intravenous Fluid regulation is the control of the amount of fluid in veins that you receive through the bloodstream.
Q.2 When does one needs IV Fluids?
For the hydration needs due to diarrhea, hemorrhage, vomiting or even shock, one is prescribed with IV Fluids.
Q.3 Mention the fluids present in an IV.
9% normal saline or generally renowned as NSS is present in the IV fluids.
Q.4 How much and how fast can one give IV Fluids?
1 unit of packed RBCs within 20 min. and 1L of crystalloid within 10 – 15 min.