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Zinc SULFATE Heptahydrate Oral Solution in Preserved Water   10 mg elemental zinc/mL
Lot No Expiry(mm/yyyy) Ingredients Master Formula
    zinc sulfate heptahydrate    PWD   
    Water with sodium benzoate (Preserved Water)   0.1%    qs to 
Recipe Total Quantity:
Final Quantity Desired: mL

Directions: 1. Weigh required amount of zinc powder and mix well with preserved water.
2. Transfer to final container and label.

Notes Elemental zinc 1 mg = zinc sulfate 2.47 mg or zinc sulfate heptahydrate 4.4 mg

Use only freshly prepared Preserved Water (Water with Sodium Benzoate 0.1%); see recipe in database.

Packaging:  Amber Plastic Bottle

Auxiliary Labels: Refrigerate
  Shake Well

Storage/Expiry:Refrigerator: 30 days

Last Date Revised: 20-Aug-16

  Zinc sulphate 10 mg elemental zinc/mL oral solution (last updated April 2007).
SickKids Compounding Service [online recipes]. Toronto, ON: The Hospital for Sick Children. c1999 [current date]. Available from:

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