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phosphorated-carbohydrate-solution Side Effects
Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
- allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
- stomach pain
phosphorated-carbohydrate-solution May Interact with Other Medications
Interactions are not expected.
How to Use phosphorated-carbohydrate-solution
Take this medicine by mouth. Follow the directions on the product label. Use a specially marked spoon or container to measure your medicine. Ask your pharmacist if you do not have one. Household spoons are not accurate. Do not dilute this solution or drink fluids of any kind immediately before or at least 15 minutes after dose. The dose may be repeated every 15 minutes or until distress subsides. You should not take more than 5 doses in an hour. If your condition does not start to get better after 5 doses, contact your health care provider.
Talk to your pediatrician regarding the use of this medicine in children. While this medicine may be used in children as young as 2 years for selected conditions, precautions do apply.
They need to know if you have any of these conditions:
- hereditary fructose intolerance
- an unusual or allergic reaction to Phosphorated Carbohydrate Solution, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives
- pregnant or trying to get pregnant
This does not apply. You will only take this medicine as needed for nausea and vomiting.
Tell your doctor or healthcare professional if your symptoms do not start to get better or if they get worse.
Keep out of the reach of children.
Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees C). Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date.
Last Updated: July 24, 2009