Nephrotect

Nephrotect

Manufacturer:

Fresenius Kabi

Distributor:

Zuellig
/
The Glory Medicina
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per 1,000 mL L-isoleucine 5.8 g, L-leucine 12.8 g, L-lysine monoacetate 16.9 g, L-methionine 2 g, L-phenylalanine 3.5 g, L-threonine 8.2 g, L-tryptophan 3 g, L-valine 8.7 g, L-arginine 8.2 g, L-histidine 9.8 g, L-alanine 6.2 g, N-acetyl-L-cysteine 0.54 g, glycine 5.31 g, L-proline 3 g, L-serine 7.6 g, L-tyrosine 0.6 g, N-glycyl-L-tyrosine 3.16 g. Total amino acids 100 g/L, total nitrogen 16.3 g/L, total energy 400 kCal/L
Indications/Uses
Supply of amino acids in parenteral nutrition of patients w/ renal failure, when oral or enteral feeding is impossible, insufficient, or contraindicated.
Dosage/Direction for Use
IV infusion Adjust dose based on individual patient requirements. Acute & chronic renal failure w/o dialysis 6-8 mL/kg/day. Acute & chronic renal failure under dialysis 8-12 mL/kg/day. For intradialytic nutrition in patients receiving long term haemodialysis 5-8 mL/kg/dialysis. Max daily dose: 8-12 mL/kg, or 560-840 mL in patient weighing 70 kg. Max infusion rates: Parenteral nutrition 0.1 g amino acids/kg/hr; Intradialytic nutrition 0.2 g amino acids/kg/hr.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Inborn errors of amino acid metabolism; acute shock; acute pulmonary edema, hyperhydration, decompensated cardiac insufficiency & hypotonic dehydration. Severe renal insufficiency w/o access to hemofiltration or dialysis. Severe hepatic impairment.
Special Precautions
Use w/ caution in patients w/ hyponatremia or elevated serum osmolarity. Monitor fluid balance, serum electrolyte levels, acid-base balance, serum urea & blood ammonia levels; blood glucose, serum protein, creatinine & liver function tests. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn.
MIMS Class
Parenteral Nutritional Products
ATC Classification
B05BA01 - amino acids ; Belongs to the class of solutions for parenteral nutrition used in I.V. solutions.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Nephrotect soln for infusion
Packing/Price
500 mL x 10 × 1's
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