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Parabens Oral Solution   10% (w/v)
Lot No Expiry(mm/yyyy) Ingredients Master Formula
    Methylparaben     PWD   
    Propylparaben    PWD   
    Propylene glycol liquid      qs to  
Recipe Total Quantity:
Final Quantity Desired: mL

Directions: 1. Levigate powders with propylene glycol to make a uniform liquid.
2. Pour into a graduated cylinder.
3. Rinse mortar and qs to final volume with propylene glycol.
4. Transfer to a final container and label.

Notes 1 mL in a 100 mL solution = 0.1%.

Used for compounding solutions that require a parabens preservative.

Packaging:  Amber Plastic Bottle

Auxiliary Labels: Protect From Light

Storage/Expiry:Refrigerator: 1 year

Last Date Revised: 4-Aug-11

References:Woods DJ. Formulation in pharmacy practice. 2nd Ed. Dunedin, New Zealand: HealthCare Otago; 2001.

Completed Compound Check
Lot NoDate Prepared Expiry DateTechnicianPharmacist

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