High potency parenteral B complex vitamin preparation is still available

BMJ 1996; 312 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.312.7040.1226 (Published 11 May 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;312:1226
  1. Philip Hallwood
  1. Medical director Link Pharmaceuticals, Codicote, Hertfordshire SG4 8TR

    EDITOR,—H Seehra and colleagues report that they successfully treated Wernicke's encephalopathy after vertical banded gastroplasty for morbid obesity by giving the patient intravenous Parentrovite.1 Unfortunately, this product was withdrawn (and subsequently discontinued worldwide) in …

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