As a supplement to TPN to help maintain manganese plasma levels and to prevent depletion of endogenous stores and subsequent deficiency syndromes.
How it works
Manganese is an activator for enzymes such as polysaccharide polymerase, liver arginase, cholinesterase, and pyruvate carboxylase. It may also be a cofactor in lipid, protein, and carbohydrate metabolism.
Common side effects
Cholestatic liver disease, Extra pyramidal symptom, Increased magnesium level in blood, Impaired biliary secretion