How much Potassium is present in the Ringer Lactate solution?
a. 109 mEq of chloride ion = 109 mmol/L
b. 28 mEq of lactate = 28 mmol/L
c. 4 mEq of potassium ion = 4 mmol/L
d. 3 mEq of calcium ion = 1.5 mmol/L
Development of Ringer's solution
a. Ringer's saline solution was invented by Sydney Ringer, a British physiologist.
c. Thus the solution became known as 'Lactated Ringer's Solution' and later, 'Hartmann's solution'.