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Acetylcysteine Oral Solution    10% (100 mg/mL) *Note Strength*
Lot No Expiry(mm/yyyy) Ingredients Master Formula
    acetylcysteine  200 mg/mL  VIAL  200 mg/mL = 20% 
    sodium chloride (bacteriostatic)  0.9%  INJ  qs to  
Recipe Total Quantity:
Final Quantity Desired: mL

Directions: 1. Withdraw acetylcysteine into a syringe and transfer to final container.
2. Repeat step 1 with bacteriostatic 0.9% sodium chloride, using a new syringe.
3. Mix well and label.

Packaging:  Amber Plastic Bottle

Auxiliary Labels: Note Strength
  Store at Room Temperature

Storage/Expiry:Room Temperature: 60 days

Last Date Revised: 9-Mar-17

References:Fohl AL. Johnson CE. Cober MP. Stabililty of extemporaneously prepared acetylcysteine 1% and 10% solutions for treatment of meconium ileus. Am J Health-Syst Pharm 2011; 68:69-72
Both 10 mg/mL and 100 mg/mL oral solutions are stable for 60 days at room temperature.

Completed Compound Check
Lot NoDate Prepared Expiry DateTechnicianPharmacist
   6-Dec-2021         


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