Omegaven

Active Ingredient(s): Fish Oil Triglycerides
FDA Approved: * July 27, 2018
Pharm Company: * FRESENIUS KABI USA
Category: Vitamins & Supplements

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Omegaven Overview

Omegaven is a fatty acid emulsion produced by Fresenius Kabi. 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. It has gained popularity in children in preference to the more commonly used Intralipid after case reports that it reduced the risk of liver damage.[1] A recent study indicated that the use of Omegaven may be an appropriate intervention strategy for newborns with a ver...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Fish Oil Triglycerides
  • Capsule: 1.2g, 1.2gm Contains At Least 900mg Of The Ethyl Esters Of Omega-3 Fatty Acids, 1000mg, 100mg, 120mg + 180mg + 1g, 144mg + 216mg + 2IU, 1760mg, 1g, 1gm, 1gm Contains At Least 850mg Of Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids, 1gm contains at least 900mg of the ethyl esters of omega-3 fatty acids, 200mg + 300mg + 1IU
  • Emulsion: 10g/100ml, 3gm/100ml + 6gm/100ml + 5gm/100ml + 6gm/100ml (100ml), 3gm/100ml + 6gm/100ml + 5gm/100ml + 6gm/100ml (250ml), 3gm/100ml + 6gm/100ml + 5gm/100ml + 6gm/100ml (500ml), 5g/50ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Omegaven: (1 result)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 63323-205 Omegaven .1 g/ml Intravenous Injection, Emulsion by Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC

Other drugs which contain Fish Oil Triglycerides or a similar ingredient: (14 results)




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