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Manganese

 
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Mechanism :

Trace element


Indication :

• Trace element added to parenteral nutrition (PN) to prevent manganese deficiency; orally as a dietary supplement


Contraindications :

Due to its highly acidic pH (pH 2.0), direct IV or IM injection is contraindicated; may result in severe tissue damage.


Dosing :

Parenteral nutrition, maintenance requirement: IV: 2 to 10 mcg/kg/day.

Note: Use caution in premature neonates; manganese chloride solution for injection contains aluminium.


Adverse Effect :

Use with caution in biliary tract or hepatic impairment.


Interaction :

No known interactions.


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