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What is Plasma-Lyte 148 and Dextrose (multiple electrolytes and dextrose)?

Plasma-Lyte 148 and Dextrose injection (multiple electrolytes and dextrose) is a liquid that provides you with fluids, electrolytes, and calories when you need them.

It is administered intravenously (IV) through your veins. This allows Plasma-Lyte 148 and Dextrose to put fluids, electrolytes, and calories directly into your blood, where it is needed.

Since it is a solution you take by injection or IV, it must be given to you by a doctor.

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