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What is parenteral medication and its type?

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masso 25 Nov 2013


"By some other means than through the gastrointestinal tract; refers particularly to the introduction of substances into an organism by intravenous,
subcutaneous, intramuscular, or intramedullary injection. Parenteral nutrition is nutrition via the veins."

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kaismama 25 Nov 2013

Literally parenteral means anything but enteral. Enteral is through the digestive tract.

DzooBaby 26 Nov 2013

Parental usually refers to intravenous or IV meds. free discount card

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