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Granisetron Oral Suspension    0.2 mg/mL
Lot No Expiry(mm/yyyy) Ingredients Master Formula
    granisetron  1 mg  TAB   
    Water, sterile        
    Cherry syrup      qs to 
Recipe Total Quantity:
Final Quantity Desired: mL

Directions: 1. In a mortar, crush tablets and triturate to a fine powder.
2. Gradually levigate powder with water 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 final container and label.

Notes Use granisetron (as the hydrochloride salt) for recipe (as per reference).

Packaging:  Amber Plastic Bottle

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

Storage/Expiry:Refrigerator or Room Temperature: 14 days

Last Date Revised: 2-Feb-12

References:Quercia RA. Zhang J. Fan C. Chow MSS. Stability of granisetron hydrochloride in an extemporaneously prepared oral liquid. Am J Health-Syst Pharm 1997; 54:1404-1406.

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