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B BLOOD AND BLOOD FORMING ORGANS
B05 BLOOD SUBSTITUTES AND PERFUSION SOLUTIONS

See also:

V07AB - Solvents and diluting agents, incl. irrigating solutions
V07AC - Blood transfusion, auxiliary products

No DDDs are established in this group. It is considered difficult to establish DDDs, because of the great variations in dosages given.


B05A BLOOD AND RELATED PRODUCTS
B05B I.V. SOLUTIONS

This group comprises i.v. solutions used in parenteral administration of fluids, electrolytes and nutrients. Agents administered as i.v. solutions or additives, see the respective therapeutic groups. I.v. solution additives, see B05X.

B05C IRRIGATING SOLUTIONS

In this group products used for bladder irrigation, surgical irrigation, incl. instruments etc. are classified. See also V07AB - Solvents and diluting agents, incl. irrigating solutions.

Combined preparations are classified by using 5th level - 10. Only plain preparations are classified at the other 5th levels.

B05D PERITONEAL DIALYTICS
B05X I.V. SOLUTION ADDITIVES

I.v. solution additives are concentrated preparations containing substances used for correcting fluid and electrolyte balance and nutritional status. Drugs administered as i.v. solutions or additives, see the respective groups.

B05Z HEMODIALYTICS AND HEMOFILTRATES

Last updated: 2013-12-19