Table of Contents
- What is Electral?
- Uses of Electral
- How does Electral work?
- How to take Electral?
- Common Dosage for Electral
- When to Avoid Electral?
- Precautions While Taking Electral:
- Side-Effects of Electral:
- Drug Interactions to be Careful About
- Buyer’s Guide – Electral Composition, Variant and Price
- Substitutes of Electral
- FAQs – 10 Questions Answered about Electral
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1What is Electral?
Used mainly to prevent or treat conditions like fluid loss, electrolyte imbalance in cases of dehydration and diarrhoea. Hyperosmolar syndrome, high blood pressure and increased heart beats are the major side effects at repetitive high doses.
It should be totally avoided in case of hypertension, diabetes and impaired kidney functions with no urine output (Anuria).
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Electral Composition: Anhydrous Dextrose 2.7gm + Potassium chloride 0.3gm + Sodium Chloride 0.52gm + Sodium Citrate 0.58gm/ Sachet
Manufactured By: FDC Ltd.
Prescription: Not required as it is available as OTC.
Form: Sachet and liquid.
Price: Rs 3.83 for 1 sachet of 4.4gm.
Expiry/Shelf Life: 24 months from the date of manufacturing
Type of Drug: Electrolytes.