9.3 Intravenous nutrition

Intravenous nutrition should be discussed with the hospital pharmacy department.

Any patients in primary care receiving TPN do so via a hospital. Each patient and their GP should be given a contact number for further help and support.

Starter nutrition routine to be added

  • First Line Drugs
  • Second Line Drugs
  • Specialist Initiated Drugs with Shared Care Guidelines
  • Specialist Only Drugs
  • Mixed Status