Cathflo is the only FDA approved product for catheter clearance.
The pediatric trials were conducted on children 2 weeks to 16 years of age.
Patients weighing less than 30 kg the suggested dose is 110% of the estimated internal volume, not to exceed 2 ml (2mg). For those over 30 kg the dose is 2 ml (2 mg).
Your Genentech rep can provide you with additional education as needed.
Denise Harper, RN, CRNI
Vascular Access Program
ANM Vascular Access Program