What is Aminosyn II Sulfite Free
Aminosyn II Sulfite Free is an intravenous (IV) nutrition product that provides essential nutrients to people who are unable to eat food by mouth. Aminosyn II Sulfite Free is a specially formulated product that does not contain sulfites. Sulfites can cause severe allergic reactions in some people.
Benefits of Aminosyn II Sulfite Free
and Its Uses.
Aminosyn II Sulfite Free is a type of amino acid that is used in intravenous nutritional therapy. Aminosyn II is a sulfite-free product that is designed to provide nutritional support for patients who are unable to eat or drink. Aminosyn II is also used to prevent or correct protein deficiencies.
Aminosyn II Sulfite Free is a sterile, nonpyrogenic, hypotonic solution that is for intravenous use only. Aminosyn II is a white to slightly yellow, aqueous solution that contains 20% amino acids and 2% dextrose. The solution has a pH of 6.0 to 7.5.
Aminosyn II Sulfite Free is supplied in 500-mL and 1,000-mL infusion bags.
Aminosyn II Sulfite Free is contraindicated in patients who are hypersensitive to any of the ingredients in the product.
Side Effects and Dosage of Aminosyn II Sulfite Free
Aminosyn II Sulfite Free is an intravenous protein formula that provides essential and nonessential amino acids to patients with catabolic conditions such as burns, trauma, and sepsis. It is available in a 500 mL bottle and contains 20 grams of protein. Aminosyn II Sulfite Free is a sulfite-free and gluten-free formula.
The most common side effects of Aminosyn II Sulfite Free are nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. These side effects can be minimized by slowly administering the formula over a period of time. Other potential side effects include blood sugar fluctuations, low blood pressure, and allergic reactions.
Aminosyn II Sulfite Free should not be given to patients who are allergic to soy, peanuts, or eggs. It should also not be given to patients with galactosemia, a genetic disorder that affects the ability to digest galactose, a sugar found in milk and dairy products.