Glucogel for cfr

Glucogel is a thick glucose gel in a tube, it is easily absorbed through the buccal mucosa ( the lining of the cheeks and the back of the lips, inside the mouth where they touch the teeth. ).

It is indicated in confused or drowsy patients, sometimes they are combatant.

Give 1.5 to 2 tubes of Glucogel, squeezed into mouth between teeth and gums.

Do not administer to patient if unconscious.

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