Description of the drug: Sodium hydrocyte for injection (Natrii citras pro injectionibus)
SODIUM HYDROCYTRATE FOR INJECTION (Natrii citras pro injectionibus).
Trisodium citric acid.
Colorless crystals or white crystalline powder; odorless, salty taste. Soluble in water (1: 1, 5), practically insoluble in alcohol.
Apply in the form of 4 - 5% solution for blood preservation.
The anticoagulant effect depends on the transition of calcium in the blood to calcium citrate, which leads to the binding of free calcium ions involved in the formation of thromboplastin and in the transition of prothrombin to thrombin.
Form release: powder.
Storage: in a well-closed container.