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Ethambutol Oral Liquid   100 mg/mL
Lot No Expiry(mm/yyyy) Ingredients Master Formula
    ethambutol  400 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 Ora-Blend® until a smooth paste is formed. Add more vehicle to the paste until a liquid is formed.
3. Pour into a graduated cylinder.
4. Use vehicle to rinse mortar and qs to final volume.
5. Transfer to final container and label.

Notes Original referenced recipe used Ora-Plus® / Ora-Sweet SF® (1:2). Due to availability, Ora-Blend® has been substituted.

May substitute Ora-Blend® with Ora-Plus® : Ora-Sweet SF® (1:1).

Ora-Sweet SF® and Ora-Blend SF® should not be used in neonates less than or equal to 28 days corrected age.

Packaging:  Amber Glass Bottle

Auxiliary Labels: Shake Well
  Store at Room Temperature

Storage/Expiry:Room Temperature: 28 days

Last Date Revised: 25-Jun-19

References:Jackson Mark and Lowey Andrew. Ethambutol oral liquid. Handbook of Extemporaneous Preparation, Pharmaceutical Press 2010: 194-199.

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


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