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Losartan Oral Suspension   2.5 mg/mL
Lot No Expiry(mm/yyyy) Ingredients Master Formula
    losartan  50 mg  TAB   
    Water, sterile        
    Ora-Plus® / Ora-Sweet®  1:1  SYRUP  qs to 
Recipe Total Quantity:
Final Quantity Desired: mL

Directions: 1. Place tablets in mortar and soak with a small amount of water.
2. Crush and levigate tablets in mortar to a make a smooth paste.
3. Mix Ora-Plus® and Ora-Sweet® together (1:1) to make vehicle.
4. Gradually levigate vehicle with paste until a liquid is formed.
5. Pour into a graduated cylinder.
6. Rinse mortar and qs to final volume with vehicle.
7. Transfer to final container and label.

Notes Ora-Blend® can be used instead of Ora-Plus® / Ora-Sweet® (1:1).

Packaging: 100 mL Amber Plastic Bottle

Auxiliary Labels: Refrigerate
  Shake Well

Storage/Expiry:Refrigerator: 28 days

Last Date Revised: 18-Aug-15

References:Formulations: Losartan potassium 2.5 mg/mL oral liquid. International Journal of Pharmaceutical Compounding 2007; 11(3):248.
 
Nahata MC, Pai VB, Hipple TF. Pediatric drug formulations. 5th ed. Cincinnati, OH: Harvey Whitney Books Company; 2003.
  Losartan 2.5 mg/mL oral suspension (last updated April 2007).
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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