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Table 1 Intravenous Protocols Used for Acute and Chronic Asthma

From: Short and long term treatment of asthma with intravenous nutrients

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
  1. ** 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.