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what is fastest, and cheapest way to get ringer solution for

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what is fastest, and cheapest way to get ringer solution for home?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 1 year ago.
I am online and happy to help you with your question today.

Do you mean lactated ringers solution for IV administration?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

hi i m sorry for late reply, i dont know what lactated ringers solution means.


It's for my mom who has hepatitis b, and diabetes (insulin taker).


She has no energy right now for constant vomiting( she took some pills for that similar to zofran) and she cant move or eat anything due to nausea. She is getting better than an hour ago but i would like to know where we can get that IV ringer solution for her


 

Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 1 year ago.
That is a solution for putting in her veins.

What do you mean by ringers solution? Perhaps we are thinking of two different things....
Customer: replied 1 year ago.


is there any way to get ringer solution for my mom without prescription for home?


 

Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 1 year ago.
No. I'm sorry. There is not.

If she is seriously dehydrated and unable to keep down fluids your only option at this time to get her the help she needs is the ER. Sorry about that :(

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Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 1 year ago.
Hi Jae,

I was just thinking about your mom and wondering how she was doing. I hope you were able to get her the help she needed on Saturday night.

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