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sulfaSALAzine Oral Suspension    100 mg/mL
Lot No Expiry(mm/yyyy) Ingredients Master Formula
    sulfasalazine  500 mg  TAB   
    Ora-Plus® / Ora-Sweet®  1:1  SYRUP  qs to  
Recipe Total Quantity:
Final Quantity Desired: mL

Directions: 1. In a mortar, crush tablets and triturate to a fine powder.
2. Mix Ora-Plus® and Ora-Sweet® together (1:1) to make vehicle.
3. Gradually levigate powder with vehicle until a liquid is formed.
4. Pour into a graduated cylinder.
5. Rinse mortar and qs to final volume with vehicle.
6. Transfer to final container and label.

Notes Ora-Blend® can be substituted for Ora-Plus® / Ora-Sweet® (1:1).

DO NOT use ENTERIC COATED tablets.

Other Auxilary Labels:
- Avoid Sunlight
- Take with plenty of water
- Take with food or milk

Packaging:  Amber Glass or Plastic Bottle

Auxiliary Labels: Can be stored at room temperature or refrigerated
  Note Strength
  Shake Well

Storage/Expiry:Refrigerator or Room Temperature: 91 days

Last Date Revised: 24-Aug-16

References:Lingertat-Walsh K, Walker SE, Law S, Abesamis M, Sales P. Stability of sulfasalazine oral suspension. Can J Hosp Pharm 2006: 59:194-200.

Completed Compound Check
Lot NoDate Prepared Expiry DateTechnicianPharmacist
   29-Nov-2021         


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