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Nabilone Oral Suspension   0.1 mg/mL
Lot No Expiry(mm/yyyy) Ingredients Master Formula
    nabilone  1 mg  CAP   
    Simple syrup        
Recipe Total Quantity:
Final Quantity Desired: mL

Directions: 1. Measure the total quantity of simple syrup in a graduated cylinder.
2. Transfer approximately one half of the simple syrup into the amber glass bottle.
3. Open the nabilone capsules (delicately, one at a time) and transfer the complete capsule contents into the bottle.
4. Shake the bottle contents vigorously for approximately 2 minutes.
5. Transfer the remainder of the simple syrup into the bottle, and shake vigorously for approximately 2 minutes.

Notes Note: Nabilone 0.25 mg and 0.5 mg capsules may be used to prepare the recipe if the 1 mg capsules are on backorder.

Since no stability data available, assign beyond use date using NAPRA Guidance Document For Pharmacy Compounding Of Non-Sterile Preparations:
For Water Containing Oral Formulations: The BUD is not later than 14 days when stored at controlled cold temperatures.

THIS FORMULATION IS NOT BASED ON LITERATURE, but is from unpublished data, historical use, or physician/pharmacy experience.

Packaging:  Amber Glass Bottle

Auxiliary Labels: Refrigerate
  Shake Well

Storage/Expiry:Refrigerator: 14 days

Last Date Revised: 26-Aug-21

References:Fax communication from Madeleine Brucher, Valeant Canada, to Provincial Drug Information. Topic: Instructions on how to prepare a suspension with nabilone. April 18, 2006. Reviewed: Oct 27, 2009.
  For Water Containing Oral Formulations: The BUD is not later than 14 days when stored at controlled cold temperatures.
National Association of Pharmacy Regulatory Authorities (NAPRA). Guidance Document For Pharmacy Compounding Of Non-Sterile Preparations. Ottawa, ON: National Association of Pharmacy Regulatory Authorities (NAPRA); 2018.
Available at: https://napra.ca/sites/default/files/documents/Mdl_Stnds_Pharmacy_Compounding_Nonsterile_Preparations_Guidance_June2018_FINAL.pdf

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


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