Active Ingredient(s):Fish Oil Triglycerides FDA Approved: * July 27, 2018 Pharm Company: *FRESENIUS KABI USA Category:Vitamins & Supplements
Fish oil, sold under the brand name Omegaven, is a fatty acid emulsion. It is used for total parenteral nutrition (feeding directly into a venous catheter), e.g. in short bowel syndrome. It is rich in omega-3 fatty acids.
Fish oil is made up of 2 Omega-3 fatty acids, Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and Eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA).
It has gained popularity in children in preference to the more commonly used Intralipid after case reports that ...
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