Active factor (INN – International Non-proprietary Name)

Sodium chloride


Code ATC: B05CB01


Pharmacotherapeutic group

Saline solutions


Pharmacological properties

Isotonic solution. It restores deficit of body fluids during dehydration. Sodium and chloride ions are major inorganic components of extracellular fluid that support appropriate osmotic pressure of blood plasma and extracellular fluid.


Indications for use

Adhydration of various origin. For maintaining plasma volume during and after surgeries. For washing wounds, eyes, mucous membranes of nose. As a solvent for different drugs.


Pharmaceutical form

0.9% solution for injection in ampoules of 5 ml and 10 ml.



Sodium chloride

Local anaesthetic drugs
Nootropic drugs
Antihypertensive drugs
Drugs for a parenteral food
Medicines applied at poisonings and intoxications
Medicines for metabolic processes correction
Medicines for peripheric blood circulation
Mineral drugs, microcells
Salt solutions
Analgesic and antispasmodic drugs
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs