Aminomix Novum is a standardized parenteral nutrition formula, designed to meet the daily nutritional requirements of nitrogen (amino acids), glucose, electrolytes and fluid in adult and paediatric patients (>2 yrs) in whom oral or enteral feeding is impossible, insufficient or contraindicated.
With its high content of amino acids (50 g per liter) Aminomix Novum suits even the elevated nitrogen requirements of intensive care patients. Aminomix Novum contains taurine, which is supposable conditionally essential in critical illness1, trauma2 and sepsis3.
The Aminomix Novum nutrition regimen may be complemented by adding a lipid emulsion of choice - in amounts as needed. This allows to flexibly adjust the glucose: lipid ratio of non-protein energy, depending on the individual glucose tolerance of the patient.
According to the patients metabolisation capacities, three different variations of Aminomix Novum are offered:
Aminomix 1 Novum for patients with high energy requirements, good glucose tolerance and normal electrolyte balance. (After mixing: 5% amino acids, 20% glucose and the complete electrolyte spectrum.