A combination of glucose and sodium chloride infusion is used as a source of energy and for maintenance and replacement of body fluid. The glucose component provides a source of energy. The sodium chloride component helps correct salt imbalance, to help prevent dehydration. An optimum level of salts in circulation is essential for life and good health. Thus, the Glucose & Sodium Chloride IV Infusion is used to provide energy and restore and maintain fluid and salt levels where these are depleted.