||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 with vehicle.
5. Transfer to final container and label.
||To be prepared ONLY in the event that the commercial product is NOT available or is unsuitable.
Alternate Vehicle: Medisca Oral Mix SF (Sugar-free Flavored Vehicle)
Medisca Oral Mix SF vehicle should not be used in neonates less than or equal to 28 days corrected age.
Can also be stored in plastic syringes at room temperature for up to 91 days.
|| Amber Glass or Plastic Bottle
||Can be stored at room temperature or refrigerated|
|Storage/Expiry:||Refrigerator or Room Temperature: 91 days|
|Last Date Revised:
|References:||Ensom M. Stability of Extemporaneously Compounded Naproxen 25 mg/mL Suspension in Glass and Plastic Bottles and Plastic Syringes. CJHP 2015; 68: 6.|