Parenteral nutrition (Tpn or ppn) (By injection)
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Parenteral nutrition (Tpn or ppn) (By injection)

Parenteral nutrition provides your body with protein, vitamins, minerals, and other nutrients. Total parenteral nutrition (TPN) provides all of your daily nutrition. Peripheral parenteral nutrition (PPN) gives you some of the nutrition you need. TPN and PPN solutions are given when you cannot eat or cannot get enough nutrition from the food that you do eat.

Brand Name(s):

Aminosyn, Aminosyn (pH6), Aminosyn HBC, Aminosyn II, Aminosyn II w/Dextrose, Aminosyn II with Electrolytes, Aminosyn M w/Electrolytes, Aminosyn With Electrolytes, Aminosyn-HF, Aminosyn-PF, Aminosyn-RF, Clinimix, Clinimix E 2.75/10, Clinimix E 2.75/5, Clinimix E 4.25/10

There may be other brand names for this medicine.

When This Medicine Should Not Be Used:

Make sure the doctor knows about any severe health problems you have, including liver or kidney disease, or trouble urinating. Tell the doctor about any allergy you have, especially if you are allergic to amino acids or sulfites.

How to Use This Medicine:


If a dose is missed:

How to Store and Dispose of This Medicine:

Drugs and Foods to Avoid:

Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.

Warnings While Using This Medicine:

Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine:

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:

If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:

If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088

Last Updated: 12/12/2016

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