Bacteriostatic Water 30mL
Expiration Date: SEP 2020
Manufacturer: Hospira (Pfizer Injectables)
Description: Bacteriostatic Water, USP is a sterile, multiple-dose, non-pyrogenic water for mixing and/or diluting medications. It contains 0.9% (9 mg/mL) of benzyl alcohol added as a bacteriostatic preservative.
Bacteriostatic Water is a preparation designed solely for parenteral use. In addition, it should only be administered after adding medicine that requires dilution or that must be dissolved in an aqueous solution.
Bacteriostatic water is supplied in a multiple-dose container from which repeated withdrawals can be made to dilute or dissolve medications. The pH is 5.7 (4.5 to 7.0).
The semi-rigid vial container is fabricated from a special formulation of polyolefin, a copolymer of ethylene and propylene. This plastic is confirmed safe in testing according to USP standards.