Tromethamine in the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine has nothing to do with heart attacks — Deplatform Disease

A screenshot containing misinformation alleging that tromethamine in the Pfizer vaccine is dangerous and also used to treat heart attacks. Essentially no part of this is accurate, as I explain shortly.

Metabolic Acidosis Associated with Cardiac Arrest. Acidosis is nearly always one of the consequences of cardiac arrest and, in some instances, may even be a causative factor in arrest. It is important therefore, that the correction of acidosis should be started promptly with other resuscitative efforts. By correcting acidosis, Tham Solution (tromethamine injection) has caused the arrested heart to respond to resuscitative efforts after standard methods alone had failed…

Care must be exercised to prevent perivascular infiltration since this can cause inflammation, necrosis and sloughing of tissue. Venospasm and intravenous thrombosis, which may occur during infusion, can be minimized by insuring [sic] that the injection needle is well within the largest available vein and that solutions are slowly infused. Intravenous catheters are recommended. If perivascular infiltration occurs, institute appropriate countermeasures.

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