Active ingredients: selenium
What it is used for
INDICATIONS AS AT 01 MARCH 1998 : This formulation is indicated for use as a supplement to IV solutions given for TPN. Administation of the solution in TPN solutions helps to maintain plasma levels of copper, manganese, and selenium and to prevent depletion of endogenous stores of these trace elements and subsequent deficiency symptoms. Cancer: Prophylaxis of malignant neoplasms via selenium supplementation.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Intravenous. This medicine or fluids is given through a needle or tube (catheter) inserted into a vein.
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- Shelf lifetime is 2 Years.
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A clear, colourless to faintly straw coloured solution, practically free from visible particles.
Do I need a prescription?
We are unable to tell you if you need a prescription for this medicine. You can ask your pharmacist.This medicine is
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