Vidalin D IV is intended as a supplement for intravenous nutrition in order to meet the daily requirements of the water soluble vitamins of NPO/surgery patients.
Dosage & Administration
Adults and children weighing 10 kg or more : 1 vial (10 ml) daily.
Children weighing less than 10 kg : should be given 1 ml of the dissolved mixture per kg
The contents of one vial are dissolved by the aseptic addition of 10 ml of one of the
1. Water for injection
2. Fat emulsion 10% (Fatisol)
3. Glucose solution for infusion (5% to 60%)
4. Normal saline (0.9% Sodium Chloride)
Vidalin D IV may be added to parenteral nutrition admixtures containing carbohydrates,
lipids, amino acids, electrolytes and trace elements provided that compatibility and
stability have been confirmed.
Use in Pregnancy and Lactation
Animal reproduction studies or clinical investigations during pregnancy have not been carried out with this preparation. However, there are published reports on safe administration of water soluble vitamins in this patient group.
When Lyophilized Powder for Infusion is diluted with water based solutions, the admixture sould be protected from light. This is not necessary if lyophilized powder for infusion is diluted with intralipid because of the protective effect of the fat emulsion.