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A 74-year-old male asked:

is it appropriate to administer vitamin k by iv if the vitamin is added to a normal saline solution even if other administration routes are available?

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Dr. Sari Nabulsi
Specializes in Pediatrics
Vitamin k: Yes vitamin k can be give Iv. Although the preferable route should be intramuscular or oral, it can be give Iv. The risk of death is skittle higher with Iv route

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