Bacteriostatic Water for Injection - 30mL
Expiration Date: SEP 2020
Manufacturer: Hospira (Pfizer Injectables)
Description: Bacteriostatic Water for Injection, USP is a sterile, multiple-dose, non-pyrogenic water for injection. 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 drugs that require dilution or that must be dissolved in an aqueous solution before injection.
Bacteriostatic water is supplied in a multiple-dose container from which repeated withdrawals can be made to dilute or dissolve drugs for injection. The pH is 5.7 (4.5 to 7.0). Water for Injection, USP is chemically designated H2O.
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.