Parenteral Nutrition

Omegaven Available for Pediatric Parenteral Nutrition-Associated Cholestasis

By December 10, 2018

Fresenius Kabi announced the availability of Omegaven (fish oil triglycerides) injectable emulsion as a source of calories and fatty acids for pediatric patients with parenteral nutrition-associated cholestasis.

Balanced Crystalloids May Cut Kidney Complications Compared With Saline

By February 28, 2018

The results showed no difference in the number of hospital-free days between either group but the balanced crystalloids group had a lower incidence of major adverse kidney events ≤30 days vs the saline group.

First Four-Oil Parenteral Nutrition Product Available

By August 18, 2016

Fresenius Kabi announced the launch of Smoflipid, a parenteral nutrition product, for use in adults.