Glutiven IV infusion
Ingredients in every 100 ml
|L-Alanyl L-Glutamine||20000 mg|
Each package contains
|ATC Level 1||B - Blood and blood forming organs|
|ATC Level 2||B05 - Blood Substitutes and Perfusion Solutions|
|ATC Level 3||B05X - IV Solution Additives|
18 YEARS OLD AND ABOVE
1.5-2.0 ml/kg body weight. This equates to 100-140 ml for a patient of 70 kg body weight.
Maximum daily dose:
2.0 ml/kg body weight.
The duration of use should not exceed 3 weeks.
The rate of infusion depends on that of the carrier solution and should not exceed 0.1 g amino acids/kg body weight/hour.
GLUTIVEN is an infusion solution concentrate which is not designed for direct administration. It should be mixed with a compatible amino acid carrier solution or an amino acid containing infusion regimen prior to administration. One part GLUTIVEN by volume is to be mixed with at least 5 parts carrier solution by volume (for example:100 ml Glutiven + at least 500 ml amino acid solution).
UP TO 18 YEARS
Intravenous (IV) parenteral nutrition regimen as a supplement to amino acids solution or an amino acid-containing infusion regimen in patients whose condition requires additional glutamine e.g., patients in hypercatabolic and or hypermetabolic states.