BFluid

BFluid

Manufacturer:

Otsuka

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma

Marketer:

Thai Otsuka
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Upper chamber: Amino acid soln w/ electrolytes. Lower chamber: Glucose soln w/ electrolytes & vit B1
Indications/Uses
Patients w/ peripheral vein to mild hypoproteinemia or malnutrition due to inadequate oral intake, & before & after surgery.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult Usual dose 500 mL, infused via peripheral vein over 120 min. Reduce infusion rate in the elderly & critically ill. Max dose: 2,500 mL/day.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to thiamin HCl. Hepatic coma or at risk of hepatic coma; severe renal failure or azothemia; CHF; severe acidosis; abnormal electrolyte metabolism; reduced urine output due to obstructive uropathy; abnormal amino acid metabolism.
Special Precautions
Hypersensitivity. Hepatic, renal & cardiovascular dysfunction; acidosis; DM.
Adverse Reactions
Shock. Close monitoring, if any signs & symptoms of hypotension, chest discomfort or dyspnea occur, administration should be discontinued immediately and appropriate measures should be taken.
Drug Interactions
Corticosteroids. Tetracycline, may reduce the protein sparing effects of infused amino acids. Insulin. Pseudoagglutination of red cells may occur if administered simultaneously w/ blood through the same infusion set.
ATC Classification
V06DX - Other combinations of nutrients ; Used as general nutrients.
B05BA01 - amino acids ; Belongs to the class of solutions for parenteral nutrition used in I.V. solutions.
Presentation/Packing
Form
BFluid inj upper chamber
Packing/Price
1000 mL x 10 × 1's
Form
BFluid inj lower chamber
Packing/Price
1000 mL x 10 × 1's
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