Table 1

Intravenous Protocols Used for Acute and Chronic Asthma

Nutrient

mOsm/ml

"Push" Protocol (ml)

Infusion Protocol (ml)


Ascorbic acid 500 mg./ml

5.8

3

12

B-12 (hydroxycobalamine) 1000 mcg./ml

.30

1

1

B-6 (pyridoxine) 100 mg./ml

1.11

2

5

B-complex 100 mg./ml

2.14

2

2

Calcium gluconate 10% (100 mg./ml)

.72

2

2

Magnesium sulfate 500 mg./ml

4.06

4–5

5–6

Mineral mix **

.57

1

Molybdenum 500 mcg./ml

.10

1

Pantothenic acid ("B-5") 250 mg./ml

.85

2

2

Sterile Water

0

13–14

250


** Mineral mix formulation: Copper 1 mg./ml, chromium 50 mcg./ml, manganese 100 mcg./ml, molybdenum 250 mg./ml, selenium 200 mcg./ml, vanadium 100 mcg./ml, zinc 5 mg./ml.

Shrader Nutrition Journal 2004 3:6   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-3-6

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