Cambridgeshire and Peterborough
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9 Nutrition and blood
09-06-06 Vitamin K

Menadiol Sodium Phosphate
Formulary

  • Water soluble preparation of Vitamin K - to be used in patients with hepatic disease or biliary obstruction (including during pregnancy).

  • CUHFT - Tablets may be crushed and dispersed in water. 

Link  National guidance on vitamin K in obstetric cholestasis: UKMI Q+A
 

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Phytomenadione
Formulary

 


Unlicensed Drug Unlicensed



  • NWAFT and RPH only: (RPH restricted to cystic fibrosis patients only)


 


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Phytomenadione Konakion® MM
Formulary

  • Not licensed for oral use, but widely used. See local guidance.

  • Same contents as the 0.2mg in 0.2ml version


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Phytomenadione Konakion® MM Paediatric
Formulary

  • Licensed for oral, IM or IV use.

  • May be used orally for reversal of excessive anticoagulation.

Link  UKMI Q&A: Guidance on the use of vitamin K for obstetric cholestasis
 

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