Medical Editor: John P. Cunha, DO, FACOEP
Manganese 0.1 mg/mL (manganese chloride injection) is an essential nutrient indicated for use as a supplement to intravenous solutions given for TPN. Administration helps to maintain manganese serum levels and to prevent depletion of endogenous stores and subsequent deficiency symptoms.
- Manganese has no known side effects.
- Tell your doctor if you experience any side effects after receiving manganese.
For the adult receiving TPN, the suggested additive dosage for manganese is 0.15 to 0.8 mg/day (1.5 to 8 mL/day). For pediatric patients, a dosage of 2 to 10 mcg manganese/kg/day (0.02 to 0.1 mL/kg/day) is recommended. Manganese may interact with other drugs or supplements. Tell your doctor all medications and supplements you use. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant before using manganese; it is unknown how it would affect a fetus. It is unknown if manganese passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding.
Our Manganese 0.1 mg/mL (manganese chloride injection) Side Effects Drug Center provides a comprehensive view of available drug information on the potential side effects when taking this medication.
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.