M.V.I. Adult™ (multi vitamin concentrate intravenous infusion) is available in 2 packaging configurations. (Dual Vial
and Unit Vial).
Dual Vial: A sterile product consisting of two vials labeled Vial 1(
5mL) and Vial 2 (5 mL). Both vials to be used for a single 10 mL dose.
Unit Vial: A sterile product in a two-chambered single-dose vial that
must be mixed just prior to use. The mixed solution will provide one 10 mL dose.
Adult Formulation (intended for ages 11 and above)
Vial 1 or Lower Chamber of Unit Vial*
||Amount per Unit Dose
|Fat Soluble Vitamins**
|Vitamin A (retinol)
|Vitamin D (ergocalciferol)
|Vitamin E (dl-alpha-tocopheryl acetate)
|Vitamin K (phylloquinone)
|Water Soluble Vitamins
|Vitamin C (ascorbic acid)
|Vitamin B2 (as riboflavin 5-phosphate sodium)
|Vitamin B1 (thiamine)
|Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine HCl)
|Dexpanthenol (d-pantothenyl alcohol)
|*With 30% propylene glycol and 2% gentisic
acid ethanolamide as stabilizers and preservatives; sodium hydroxide for
pH adjustment; 1.6% polysorbate 80; 0.028% polysorbate 20; 0.002% butylated
hydroxytoluene; 0.0005% butylated hydroxyanisole.
**Fat soluble vitamins A, D, E and K are water solubilized with polysorbate
(a) 1 mg vitamin A equals 3,300 USP units.
(b) 5 μg ergocalciferol equals 200 USP units.
(c) 10 mg vitamin E equals 10 USP units.
Vial 2 or Upper Chamber of Unit Vial*
| * With 30% propylene glycol; and
citric acid, sodium citrate, and sodium hydroxide for pH adjustment.
“Aqueous” multivitamin formula for intravenous infusion: M.V.I.
Adult (Multi-Vitamin Infusion) makes available a combination of important fat-soluble
and water-soluble vitamins in an aqueous solution, formulated specially for
incorporation into intravenous infusions. Through special processing techniques,
the liposoluble vitamins A, D, E, and K have been solubilized in an aqueous
medium with polysorbate 80, permitting intravenous administration of these vitamins.
Last reviewed on RxList: 12/9/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.