2019 AUG 14 (NewsRx) -- By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at NewsRx Pharma Business Daily -- Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX), a global leader in clinical nutrition, announced the European launch of Finomel, a ready-to-use triple-chamber bag for parenteral nutrition (PN). Finomel expands the company’s portfolio of leading premixed PN formulations and offers healthcare providers with additional options to meet adult patients’ diverse nutritional needs.
For clinicians who prefer to prescribe PN products containing fish oil, Finomel delivers 7.6g/L of fish oil, rich in omega-3 fatty acids, which is at least 33 percent more than any other fish oil-containing premixed PN product currently on the market.1,2,3 Finomel contains a four-oil lipid emulsion comprised of soybean oil, medium-chain triglycerides, olive and fish oil.
“Our investment in new formulations like Finomel demonstrates our commitment to ensure healthcare providers have access to products that address a wide range of nutritional needs, including malnourished patients in the ICU and with other critical illnesses,” said Jorge Vasseur, general manager of Baxter’s Clinical Nutrition business. “Finomel joins our line of industry-leading Olimel PN formulations to strengthen one of the broadest, most complete ready-to-use PN portfolios available to clinicians.”
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