Perikabiven is a drug that prevents the essential fatty acid deficiency. It also treats the negative nitrogen balance in adult patients. Perikabiven is a combination of various active nutrients that include electrolytes, amino acids, dextrose and lipid. It supplies protein, calories, electrolytes and the essential fatty acids for the adult patients requiring parenteral nutrition when an oral or the enteral nutrition is, insufficient, not possible or contraindicated.
Drug Name: Perikabiven
Generic name: Dextrose, soybean oil, electrolytes, lysine, phenylalanine, leucine, valine, threonine, methionine, isoleucine, tryptophan, alanine, arginine, glycine, proline, histidine, glutamic acid, serine, aspartic acid and tyrosine