Rivers cocktail

Riv·ers cock·tail

(riv'ĕrz),
an intravenous slow injection of from 1000-2000 mL of 10% dextrose in isotonic saline to which thiamine hydrochloride and 25 U. insulin are added; used in acute alcoholism.

Riv·ers cock·tail

(riv'ĕrz kok'tāl)
An intravenous slow injection of 1000-2000 mL of 10% dextrose in isotonic saline to which thiamine hydrochloride and 25 units of insulin are added; used in acute alcoholism.

Rivers,

William H., English physician, 1864-1922.
Rivers cocktail - an intravenous slow injection used in acute alcoholism. Synonym(s): Philadelphia cocktail
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