Parenteral definition

Parenteral means a sterile preparation of drugs for injection through one or more layers of the skin.
Parenteral means piercing mucous membranes or the skin barrier through such events as needlesticks, human bites, cuts, and abrasions.
Parenteral means a method of drug delivery injected into body tissues but not via the gastrointestinal tract.

Examples of Parenteral in a sentence

F.Y.: A Need for Trace Metal Assessment in Patient on Total Parenteral Nutrition.

Parenteral lipid emulsions used for HPN Lipid emulsionsNumber of IF teamsn (%) StandardSometimesNever100% soybean based(for example Intralipid®)4 (7)12 (20)43 (73)Soybean/MCT/olive/fish oil(for example SMOFlipid®)48 (81)10 (17)1 (2)100% Fish-oil(for example Omegaven®)3 (5)33 (56)23 (39)Olive/soybean(for example Clinoleic®)15 (25)16 (27)28 (48)Soybean/MCT(for example Lipoplus®)4 (7)4 (7)51 (86)Abbreviations: HPN, home parenteral nutrition; IF, intestinal failure; MCT, medium chain triglycerides.

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICESFood and Drug Administration [Docket No. FDA-2012-N-0001]2012 Parenteral Drug Association/Food and Drug Administration Joint Regulatory Conference; Compliance Through Quality Systems: Implementing and Advancing a Sustainable Global Quality CultureAGENCY: Food and Drug Administration, HHS.

Parenteral – piercing mucous membranes or the skin barrier through such events as needlesticks, human bites, cuts and abrasions.

R., Parenteral iron dextran ther- apy: A review, Nutrition, 11(2), 163, 1995.


More Definitions of Parenteral

Parenteral means a technique of administration in which the drug bypasses the gastrointestinal tract (i.e., intramuscular, intravenous, intranasal, submucosal, subcutaneous, or intraocular).
Parenteral means piercing mucous membranes or the skin barrier through such events as needle sticks and piercings.
Parenteral means a technique of administration in which the drug bypasses the gastrointestinal (gi) tract, such as intramuscular (im), intravenous (iv), intranasal (in), submucosal (sm), subcutaneous (sc), and intraocular (io).
Parenteral means exposure occurring as a result of piercing mucous membrane or the skin barrier, such as exposure through subcutaneous, intramuscular, intravenous, or arterial routes resulting from needlesticks, human bites, cuts, and abrasions.
Parenteral means a technique of administration in which the
Parenteral means a route of administration in which the drug bypasses the gastrointestinal tract.
Parenteral means by some other route than through the gastrointestinal tract such as, but not limited to, intravenous, subcutaneous, or intramuscular routes.