Normal Saline 0.9% Solution is a mixture of sodium chloride in water and has a number of uses in medicine. When applied to the affected area, Normal Saline 0.9% Solution helps clean wounds, remove contact lenses, and help with dry eyes. Also, its injection helps treat dehydration such as from gastroenteritis and diabetic ketoacidosis.
What are the possible side effects of Normal Saline?
Normal Saline may cause serious side effects including:
- fast heartbeat,
- joint pain, and
- shortness of breath