physiological saline

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physiological saline

n.
A sterile solution of sodium chloride that is isotonic to body fluids, used to maintain living tissue temporarily and as a solvent for parenterally administered drugs.
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Grifol's 500ml Normal Saline solution is manufactured at its industrial complex in Murcia (Spain) and has passed US FDA approval to market this product in the US in 2017.
Four different regimens were used for intraoperative ureteral evaluation: 1) oral phenazopyridine 200 mg, 2) intravenous sodium fluorescein 25 mg, 3) mannitol bladder distention, and 4) normal saline bladder distention.
The hole at the upper end allowed air to escape from the egg creating a space for the entrance of the drug or normal saline at the lower end.
The researchers randomized nulliparous women carrying monofetal pregnancies to term in the DEXTRONS (Use of Normal Saline With or Without Dextrose During Induction of Labor in Nulliparous) trial.
A general practitioner prepared a dilution of 2 ml of NAC 20% with 8 ml normal saline 3 times a day for 1 day.
7-9] Good, evidence-based clinical practice suggests that in order to ensure pulmonary secretions are easily manageable with suctioning, adequate humidification of inspired gas is likely to be more effective than instillation of normal saline.
At the end of each incubation time (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 20, 30, 40,50, and 60 min), 10 mL of normal saline was added to each tube and centrifuged for 1 min at 300 rpm and the supernatant was discarded.
1: Effect of ZEO on muscle coordination in inclined plane, bar represents the percent time spent in seconds by which mice slide off the inclined plane, 30, 60 and 90 min after treatment with normal saline (10 ml/kg), ZEO (50, 100 and 200 mg/kg) or bromazepam (1 mg/kg).
A dose of 300 mg/kg acetylsalicylic acid (ASA) (Pinewood, Caprin[R]) as reference standard, 5 ml/kg normal saline solution (Albert David, India) as placebo, V.
9% normal saline, and 3% hypertonic saline in chest symptomatics with dry cough or scanty sputum suspected of pulmonary TB.