Medication Delivery Fact Sheet

A Leader in Intravenous Therapy and More

Baxter’s Medication Delivery business produces intravenous (IV) solutions and administration sets, pre-mixed drugs and drug reconstitution systems, pre-filled vials and syringes for injectable drugs, electronic infusion pumps and other products used to deliver fluids and drugs to patients. The business also provides IV nutrition solutions, containers and compounding systems and services, general anesthetic agents and critical care drugs, contract manufacturing services, and drug packaging and formulation technologies.

IV Solutions and Premixed Drugs: Baxter is the world’s leading manufacturer of commercially prepared IV solutions, as well as frozen and ready-to-use premixed drugs in flexible IV containers. Baxter’s portfolio of premixed IV antibiotics and other premixed drugs is the broadest in the industry.

IV Infusion Pumps and Administration Sets: IV infusion pumps and administration sets control the delivery of IV fluids and drugs to patients. Baxter provides portable infusion pumps used for pain management and cancer therapy, and infusion pumps used in hospitals and other acute-care settings.

Parenteral Nutrition Products: Baxter provides parenteral nutrition products for patients that require feeding via the IV route. Baxter supplies amino acids, dextrose solutions and lipid emulsions, and was the first company to offer the “triple chamber bag,” enabling clinicians to conveniently mix and administer dextrose, amino acids and lipids – the three primary nutritional components – at the point of care.

Anesthesia: Baxter is a leading provider of inhaled anesthetics for general anesthesia. Baxter is the only company to offer a full line of the most commonly used inhaled anesthetics.