Multi Vitamin Concentrate
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For dilution in intravenous infusions only.
M.V.I. Adult™ (multi vitamin concentrate intravenous infusion) is available in 2 packaging configurations. (Dual Vial and Unit Vial).
Dual Vial: A sterile product consisting of two vials labeled Vial 1( 5mL) and Vial 2 (5 mL). Both vials to be used for a single 10 mL dose.
Unit Vial: A sterile product in a two-chambered single-dose vial that must be mixed just prior to use. The mixed solution will provide one 10 mL dose.
Adult Formulation (intended for ages 11 and above)
Vial 1 or Lower Chamber of Unit Vial*
|Ingredient||Amount per Unit Dose
|Fat Soluble Vitamins**|
|Vitamin A (retinol)||1 mga|
|Vitamin D (ergocalciferol)||5 mgb|
|Vitamin E (dl-alpha-tocopheryl acetate)||10 mgc|
|Vitamin K (phylloquinone)||150 mg|
|Water Soluble Vitamins|
|Vitamin C (ascorbic acid)||200 mg|
|Vitamin B2 (as riboflavin 5-phosphate sodium)||3.6 mg|
|Vitamin B1 (thiamine)||6 mg|
|Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine HCl)||6 mg|
|Dexpanthenol (d-pantothenyl alcohol)||15 mg|
|*With 30% propylene glycol and 2% gentisic
acid ethanolamide as stabilizers and preservatives; sodium hydroxide for
pH adjustment; 1.6% polysorbate 80; 0.028% polysorbate 20; 0.002% butylated
hydroxytoluene; 0.0005% butylated hydroxyanisole.
**Fat soluble vitamins A, D, E and K are water solubilized with polysorbate 80.
(a) 1 mg vitamin A equals 3,300 USP units.
(b) 5 μg ergocalciferol equals 200 USP units.
(c) 10 mg vitamin E equals 10 USP units.
Vial 2 or Upper Chamber of Unit Vial*
|Folic acid||600 μg|
|B12 (cyanocobalamin)||5 mg|
|* With 30% propylene glycol; and citric acid, sodium citrate, and sodium hydroxide for pH adjustment.|
“Aqueous” multivitamin formula for intravenous infusion: M.V.I. Adult (Multi-Vitamin Infusion) makes available a combination of important fat-soluble and water-soluble vitamins in an aqueous solution, formulated specially for incorporation into intravenous infusions. Through special processing techniques, the liposoluble vitamins A, D, E, and K have been solubilized in an aqueous medium with polysorbate 80, permitting intravenous administration of these vitamins.
Last reviewed on RxList: 12/9/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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