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rifaBUTin Oral Suspension   20 mg/mL
Lot No Expiry(mm/yyyy) Ingredients Master Formula
    rifabutin  150 mg  CAP   
    Cherry syrup      qs to 
Recipe Total Quantity:
Final Quantity Desired: mL

Directions: 1. Empty contents of capsules into a mortar and triturate to a fine powder.
2. Gradually levigate powder with cherry syrup until a liquid is formed.
3. Pour into a graduated cylinder.
4. Rinse mortar and qs to final volume with cherry syrup.
5. Transfer to a final container and label.

Notes Please note recipe requires the ready-to-use cherry syrup and NOT the cherry syrup concentrate. If your site uses the concentrate, it MUST be diluted before using in the recipe.

May substitute Cherry Syrup with any of the following vehicles:
- Ora-Plus® / Ora-Sweet® (1:1)
- Ora-Blend®

Packaging: 100 mL Amber Plastic Bottle

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

Storage/Expiry:Refrigerator or Room Temperature: 12 weeks

Last Date Revised: 30-May-13

References:Haslam JL. Egodage KL. Chen Y. Rajewski RA. Stella V. Stability of rifabutin in two extemporaneously compounded oral liquids. Am J Health-Syst Pharm 1999; 56:333-336.
 
Nahata MC, Pai VB, Hipple TF. Pediatric drug formulations. 5th ed. Cincinnati, OH: Harvey Whitney Books Company; 2003.

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


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