Recipe - Compounding Worksheet
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cloNIDine Oral Suspension (LOW STRENGTH)    0.01 mg/mL (10 mcg/mL)
Lot No Expiry(mm/yyyy) Ingredients Master Formula
    clonidine  0.1 mg  TAB   
    Ora-Blend®    PO SOLN  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 Ora-Plus® / Ora-Sweet® (1:1) can be used instead of Ora-Blend®.

Can also be stored in clear polypropylene plastic syringes.

Packaging:  Amber Plastic Bottle

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

Storage/Expiry:Refrigerator or Room Temperature: 91 days

Last Date Revised: 18-Aug-16

References:Ma C, Decarie D, Ensom MH. Stability of clonidine suspension in oral plastic syringes. Am J Health-Syst Pharm 2014 (April); 71:657-661.

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


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