Who should not take Kabiven Intravenous?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:


  • sarcoidosis
  • a high amount of calcium in urine
  • high amount of calcium in the blood
  • decreased kidney function
  • poisoning by the heart medication digitalis
  • chronic kidney disease stage 3B (moderate)
  • chronic kidney disease stage 4 (severe)
  • chronic kidney disease stage 5 (failure)
  • PKU - phenylketonuria
  • high levels of potassium in the blood
  • familial hyperkalemic periodic paralysis
  • a high amount of chloride in the blood
  • Thomsen disease
  • complete heart block
  • decreased kidney function
  • abnormally high levels of nitrogen-containing compounds in your blood
  • severe burn
  • cessation of urine production
  • hyporeninemic hypoaldosteronism
  • chronic kidney disease stage 4 (severe)
  • chronic kidney disease stage 5 (failure)
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