Keep IV Lipid Products Straight

We're getting questions about the different lipid injectable emulsions...Intralipid, Smoflipid, Omegaven, etc.

IV lipids made only of soybean oil (Intralipid, Nutrilipid) have been our go-to for use in parenteral nutrition (PN).

But soybean oil is linked to inflammation, immunosuppression, and liver dysfunction...so newer IV lipids use less or no soybean oil.

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