Recipe - Compounding Worksheet
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Metoclopramide Oral Suspension    1 mg/mL
Lot No Expiry(mm/yyyy) Ingredients Master Formula
    metoclopramide  5 mg  TAB   
    Ora-Sweet® vehicle      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 vehicle until a liquid is formed.
3. Pour into a graduated cylinder.
4. Rinse mortar and qs to final volume.
5. Transfer to final container and label.

Notes To be prepared ONLY in the event that the 1 mg/mL commercial product is NOT available.

Metoclopramide USP powder can be used instead of the tablets.

Ora-Sweet® SF can be used instead of Ora-Sweet® vehicle.

Expiry date assigned based on USP 795 guidelines for Pharmaceutical Compounding - Nonsterile Preparations. No stability studies were completed.

Packaging:  Amber Plastic Bottle

Auxiliary Labels: Protect From Light
  Refrigerate
  Shake Well

Storage/Expiry:Refrigerator: 14 days

Last Date Revised: 21-Oct-20

References:Allen LV Jr. Compounding for gastrointestinal disorders. Secundum Artem, vol. 13 (2).

USP 34 – NF 29, 2nd Volume 1. Chapter 795: Pharmaceutical compounding – Nonsterile preparations. Rockville, MD, USA: United States Pharmacopeial Convention; 2014.

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


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