What is PrismaSol solution?

PrismaSol solution is a brand-name sterile solution used in continuous renal replacement therapies (CRRTs) as a replacement solution during hemofiltration and hemodiafiltration. CRRTs are used to treat people with kidney failure in intensive-care settings. During such therapies, liquid and wastes are removed from the blood. PrismaSol solution is used to replace fluid lost from the blood. It does not contain any medicines that treat kidney problems, but is made up of elements that are used to replenish the blood, including calcium chloride, magnesium chloride, anhydrous dextrose, lactic acid, sodium chloride, sodium bicarbonate and potassium chloride.

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