Magnesium is a naturally occurring mineral that is important for many systems in the body especially the muscles and nerves.
Magnesium sulfate injection is used to treat hypomagnesemia (low levels of magnesium in your blood). Magnesium has also been used for numerous other conditions in a variety of settings, including eclampsia and preeclampsia during pregnancy, arrhythmia, and migraine.
Magnesium replacement for low levels of magnesium in your blood is often administered intravenously. Infusion time depends on the dose of magnesium your physician prescribes. An observation time may be required after your magnesium infusion.
Number of yearly treatments: Varies
Potential Side Effects
Side effects may include allergic reactions (skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue, facial flushing), muscle weakness, low blood pressure, fast or irregular heartbeat, palpitations, breathing problems, sweating, upset stomach, diarrhea.
Before you attend your first appointment at Sage Infusion, please make sure to review the documents below. The Patient Consent Form and HIPAA Privacy Authorization Form need to be filled out and signed ahead of your appointment, whereas the Notice of Privacy Practices, Patient Rights and Responsibilities, and Appointment Lateness and Cancelation are for reference only. Please contact us if you have any questions!
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