Base component solutions
are the nutritional solutions which come
from your facility's pharmaceutical vendor[s] for use in a TPN order and which can
be mixed on the PINNACLE™ TPN Compounder. Typically, base component solutions include the larger volume
solutions to be mixed including Amino Acids, Dextrose, Lipids, and Sterile Water.
Solutions that could also be mixed on this compounder may include large volume Additive solutions.
The system keeps a database of
your base component solutions so that you can:
- Use the solutions in an order.
- Track the usage of the solution in a report.
- Check the Ca/P compatibility of a solution within an
To get started, click on the "Base Components" link from the menu in the
left-hand column on the screen.