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Varibar Honey Dosage

Generic name: Barium Sulfate 400mg in 1mL
Dosage form: suspension
Drug class: Non-iodinated contrast media

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Nov 7, 2022.

2.1 Recommended Dosing

  • The recommended dose of VARIBAR HONEY administered orally by syringe, spoon, or cup is:
    • Adults: 5 mL
    • Pediatric patients 6 months of age and older: 1 to 3 mL
  • During a single modified barium swallow examination, multiple doses of VARIBAR HONEY may be administered, to assess the patient during multiple swallows and different radiographic views.
  • The maximum cumulative dose is 30 mL.
  • Once opened, write the discard after date on the immediate container label. Discard any unused product after 21 days.

2.2 Administration Instructions

  • For oral use only
  • Advise patients to hydrate following the barium sulfate procedure.

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