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Table 4 Continues Mg infusions over 24 h

From: Hypomagnesemia in critically ill patients

Author N Age, years Male (%) Serum creatinine (mg/dL) Dose/diluent over 24 h Serum change (mEq/L) mEq/L rise/g Mg given
Shechter et al. [112] 96 66 65 ≤ 3 130 mEq/500 mL 5% dextrose in water 1.65–2.82 0.007
Raghu et al. [113] 169 52.9 85 ≤ 3 146 mEq/100 mL 0.9% NaCl 1.3–3.6 0.11
Rasmussen et al. [114] 56 64.6 70 ≤ 3 100 mEq/1000 mL 5% dextrose in water 1.5–2.46 0.08
Woods et al. [79] 1159 61.4 74 ≤ 3.4 146 mEq/50 mL 0.9% NaCl 1.64–3.1 0.08
  1. Adapted from [127]
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