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Bacteriostatic Water Injection is a multi-dose sterile nonpyrogenic preparation of water. It is used to dissolve or dilute medications prior to injection. It comes in a multi-dose plastic vile and can be reused several times before it needs to be discarded. Bacteriostatic Water has a bacteriostatic preservative of 0.09% benzyl alcohol and is available in 25 x 30ml bottles. The benzyl alcohol helps suppresses and stops the growth of most potentially contaminating bacteria and allows repeated withdrawals to be made from a single vile.
How to use Bacteriostatic water:
Adverse drug reactions, and other complications, could arise if the wrong measurements or the wrong combination of medications are prepared and administered.
Make sure the needles bevel tip does not touch the solution when you are inserting the needle.
Do not use this product for intravenous injections.
The safety and effectiveness of this product is not known for use in children.
Always mix thoroughly when mixing or dissolving drugs.
Do not use unless the solution is clear and the seal is intact.
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Is bacteriostatic water the same as sterile water?
It is the same except it has benzyl alcohol in it, which helps prevent the growth of bacteria.
What other things do I need to use this product?
It is suggested you use alcohol pad to wipe the rubber stopper on the first vile before using. This help ensures it is clean and ready to use.
How should I store this product?
Store at 20 to 25°C (68 to 77°F).
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