Pharmaceutics: Parenterals

18 terms by Hapney

Create a new folder

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

What are pyrogens?

Metabolic byproducts of microorganisms

An example would be?

Endotoxins; from lipopolysaccaride cell wall of gram - bacteria

A limulus test is used to test for?

Pyrogens

What 4 types of "vegetable-like" oils can be used in parenterals

Peanut, cottonseed, sesame, soybean

What 2 other types of oleaginous vehicles can be used in parenterals

Ethyl oleate, isopropyl myristate

Can purified water USP be used for injection?

No only water for injection can be used

What kind of preservative is used in bacteriostatic sodium chloride injection

Benzyl alcohol

What is a contraindication of benzyl alcohol

Use in a newborn due to toxicity

Freeze drying is based on

Sublimation

Small volume parenterals has a volume of

25-50 mL

Small volume parenterals require no

Manipulation

Which is more stable

Small volume

What is good about large volume

More flexible but requires manipulation

What are large volume used for?

Maintenance or replacement therapy

Lyophilization is what

Freeze drying method

Steam method means using the

Autoclave

What are the parameters of the autoclave

121 degrees C ; 15 lbs pressure ; 20 minutes

Dry-heat is

Similar to steam but has less steam and more heat

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set