caverject for injection
18 Aug 2009
"Bacteriostatic Water for Injection, USP is a sterile, nonpyrogenic preparation of water for injection containing 0.9% (9 mg/mL) of benzyl alcohol added as a bacteriostatic preservative. "
ie. Bacteriostatic water is sterile water which contains a bacteriostatic preservative
Sterile Water for Injection, USP is a sterile, nonpyrogenic preparation of water for injection, which contains no bacteriostat, antimicrobial agent or added buffer.
(Nonpyrogenic - will not cause fever)
Sterile water and Bacteriostatic Water are made in special laboratories and are often used as a diluent for injections.
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I understand that last year Pfizer pulled caverject impusle of the market becasue of concern about the clarity of instructions given to patients on ...
1 answer • 22 Aug 2009
What is the difference between a Sterile Water for Injection and Bacteriostatic Water for Injection?
based on the following points: -storage -route of administration
1 answer • 10 Feb 2010
Oral suspension in powder form?
1 answer • 22 Sep 2010
the sterile water has already been mixed with the powder medicine
1 answer • 5 Jun 2013
Is this true? The advice was to use sterile water or normal saline instead. Can anyone shed light on this as I have not found any scientific articles ...
0 answers • 26 Jan 2015