Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Jun 13, 2022.
Excipient (pharmacologically inactive substance)
What is it?
Water is normally a clear, odorless, and tasteless liquid. Water (H2O) is a common ingredient used in pharmaceutical manufacturing, processing and in prescription and over-the-counter products. Additionally, many formulations, such as sterilized water, water for inhalation and sterile water for injection are products often used in the clinical or hospital setting.
Top medications with this excipient
- Acetaminophen 500 mg
- Acetaminophen and Oxycodone Hydrochloride 325 mg / 10 mg
- Acetaminophen and Oxycodone Hydrochloride 325 mg / 5 mg
- Acetaminophen and Oxycodone Hydrochloride 325 mg / 7.5 mg
- Amoxicillin trihydrate 500 mg
- Buprenorphine Hydrochloride and Naloxone Hydrochloride (Sublingual) 8 mg (base) / 2 mg (base)
- Bupropion Hydrochloride Extended-Release (XL) 300 mg
- Buspirone Hydrochloride 7.5 mg
- Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride 500 mg
- Diclofenac Sodium Delayed Release 75 mg
- Duexis famotidine 26.6 mg / ibuprofen 800 mg
- Gabapentin 800 mg
- Gabapentin 600 mg
- Ibuprofen 800 mg
- Ibuprofen 600 mg
- Methocarbamol 500 mg
- Methocarbamol 750 mg
- Xtampza ER 18 mg
- Xtampza ER 13.5 mg
- Xtampza ER 9 mg
- Drugs.com. Sterile water prescribing information. Water for Injection. Accessed March 31, 2012. http://www.drugs.com/pro/water-for-injection.html
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