Magnesium Sulfate Solution For Injection 40Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Magnesium Sulfate: Solution for injection (40mg)

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What is this Medicine?

MAGNESIUM SULFATE (mag NEE zee um SUL fate) is an electrolyte injection commonly used to treat low magnesium levels in your blood and to prevent or control certain seizures.

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Magnesium Sulfate 40mg/ml in Sterile Water Solution for Injection

NDC: 000746729
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Preeclampsia, Cardiac Glycoside-induced Arrhythmias, Nutritional Supplementation, Hypomagnesemia, Eclampsia, Nephritis-associated Hypertension, Nephritis-associated Seizures

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Torsade De Pointes, Status Asthmaticus, Ventricular Tachycardia, Ventricular Fibrillation, Eclampsia Prophylaxis, Seizure Prophylaxis, Digoxin Toxicity, Hypertension, Premature Labor, Cardiac Arrest, Pulmonary Hypertension, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Protect from freezing
Avoid excessive heat (above 104 degrees F)
Magnesium Sulfate 40mg/ml in Sterile Water Solution for Injection
Daily Life Interactions for Magnesium Sulfate 40mg/ml in Sterile Water Solution for Injection

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Magnesium Sulfate 40mg/ml in Sterile Water Solution for Injection(Magnesium Sulfate)
Alcohol and Magnesium(Magnesium Sulfate)
Ethanol can decrease the actions of Magnesium Salts, by increasing its elimination from the body. To get the best results, limit your intake of alcoholic beverages while taking Magnesium Salts or supplements.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class A - Adequate, well-controlled studies in pregnant women have not shown an increased risk of fetal abnormalities to the fetus in any trimester of pregnancy.

SECOND Trimester

Class A - Adequate, well-controlled studies in pregnant women have not shown an increased risk of fetal abnormalities to the fetus in any trimester of pregnancy.

THIRD Trimester

Class A - Adequate, well-controlled studies in pregnant women have not shown an increased risk of fetal abnormalities to the fetus in any trimester of pregnancy.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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