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Microspan 5% 40 Injection 500ml

500ml Injection
MRP 430.00
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Microspan 5% 40 Injection 500ml Description

Microspan injection contains Dextrans as its constituent. Microspan injection is used to replace fluids for a brief time due to hypovolemia induced by surgery, injuries, or burns. Microspan injection

is a high-molecular-weight substance that functions by raising blood pressure. Microspan Infusion is a short-term fluid replacement injection that must be administered under the supervision of a medical professional. The injection dose depends on the severity of your condition and your body's response to it. Before starting the treatment, inform the doctor about your other medical conditions and the medications you are currently taking. Some side effects may include rash and irritation at the injection site; however, these will subside after a while. Inform your doctor if you observe severe side effects of this injection.


Product Summary

Offer Price₹365.50
You Save₹64.50 (15% on MRP)
UsesShort term fluid replacement
Side effectsPain at the injection site, Swelling, Redness, Stomach pain, Diarrhoea, Headache
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Uses of Microspan 5% 40 Injection 500ml

  • Short term fluid replacement

Contraindications of Microspan 5% 40 Injection 500ml

  • Kidney disease
  • Iron metabolism disorder
  • Liver disease
  • Hemolytic anaemia
  • Overload of iron in the blood
  • Severe CHF
  • Renal failure
  • Severe thrombocytopenia
  • Bleeding disorders

Side effects of Microspan 5% 40 Injection 500ml

  • Injection site reactions
  • Pain at the injection site
  • Swelling
  • Redness
  • Weak breathing
  • Convulsions
  • Fever
  • Chills
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Joint pain
  • Back pain

Precautions and Warnings of Microspan 5% 40 Injection 500ml



Can I take a Microspan injection during pregnancy?
Microspan injection should not be taken during pregnancy unless your physician has approved it. The injection's safety during pregnancy has yet to be established.

Breast Feeding

Can I take a Microspan injection while breastfeeding?
Using a Microspan injection with nursing is probably safe. However, it should not be used by a breastfeeding woman unless her doctor has prescribed it.


Can I drive if I have been injected with a Microspan injection?
Side effects of Microspan injection while driving are not known. As a result, caution should be exercised after using a Microspan injection when driving or operating heavy machinery.


Can I consume alcohol after getting a Microspan injection?
The effect of alcohol and Microspan injection are not known.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are using any other prescription or non-prescription medications
  • You have blood disorders
  • You develop sudden fever, breathlessness, or palpitations
  • You have renal dysfunction symptoms
  • You have liver disorders
  • You are diagnosed with glomerulonephritis
  • You are allergic to the active ingredient or any other excipient

Mode of Action of Microspan 5% 40 Injection 500ml

How Does It Work?

Microspan injection is a chemical with a high molecular weight that works by increasing blood pressure. Microspan injection is a short-term fluid replacement injection that must be given under medical...
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Directions for Use of Microspan 5% 40 Injection 500ml

  • For the dosage and duration of the Microspan injection, follow the doctor's instructions
  • The doctor will determine the dose and frequency of administration
  • As instructed by your doctor, this medication is usually injected deep into the buttock muscle or slowly into a vein
  • When injecting into the buttock, the next injection should be on the opposite side of the previous one
  • Keep the Microspan injection in the refrigerator at the temperature mentioned on the label
  • Injections are given intramuscularly by the nurse or doctor

Interactions of Microspan 5% 40 Injection 500ml

Other general Interactions

  • Dextran with enoxaparin can increase the risk of bleeding
  • Apixaban and Dextran can have thrombolytic interactions
  • Prasugrel may interact with a variety of medicines, including Dextran
  • Dextran's anticoagulant properties may be enhanced by prasugrel

Storage and disposal of Microspan 5% 40 Injection 500ml

  • Keep Microspan injection away from direct sunshine and at temperatures of 20-25°C
  • Store these bottles according to the package or label's directions
  • Keep Microspan injection tightly packed in the given vial or container it came in
  • Ensure you open the seal before use
  • An unused Microspan injection, injection syringe, and needle must be disposed of with caution
  • Make sure it is not swallowed by pets, children, or other people

Dosage of Microspan 5% 40 Injection 500ml


Overdose is exceedingly unlikely because a Microspan injection is administered by a trained healthcare professional in a hospital or clinical setting. Seek emergency medical help or dial to reach the ...
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Missed a Dose

The odds of missing a dose of a Microspan injection are minimal because a healthcare practitioner administers it in a clinical/hospital setting.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: Is it better to use a Microspan injection on an empty stomach, before or after food?

A: It's best to take a Microspan injection after meals to avoid gastric reflux and stomach problems. However, before using it, it is recommended that you consult your doctor.

Q: What is the best way to give Microspan injection?

A: Microspan injection use is done as instructed by your doctor; this medication is usually injected deep into the buttock muscle or slowly into a vein. The next injection should be on the opposite side of the previous one when injecting into the buttock.

Q: Is it safe to take Microspan injection?

A: When prescribed by a doctor, a Microspan injection can be safe.
Last Updated on: 11 May 2022 | 10:55 AM (IST)
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