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ampoule

(esp US), ampule
Med a small glass vessel in which liquids for injection are hermetically sealed
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

ampule

[′am‚pyül]
(medicine)
A small, hermetically sealed flask that usually contains medicine for parenteral administration.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Reddy's Laboratories has launched its Phytonadione Injectable Emulsion USP, 10 mg/ml Single-Dose Ampules, a therapeutic equivalent generic version of Vitamin K1 (Phytonadione) Injectable Emulsion USP, 10 mg/ml, it was reported on Monday.
The rate of chloropicrin movement from ampules designed to provide quick, moderate, or slow release was assessed by weighing each ampule at the start of the test and then periodically removing and weighing ampules for the first 22 months of exposure.
Following the US launch, the Lidocaine HCl injection, USP, 1% 5 mL 'Safety Snap' glass ampules will fill the need of the national shortage, added the company.
All patients were prescribed vitamin D in oral form from injectable glass ampules. More than half of patients, 52.8% (95) said that no consent was taken from them while prescribing this medicine while 39.7% (71) were formally taught how to break and use the ampule in oral form.
An undercover narcotic agent later ordered 30 more ampules from Ricamora who agreed to deliver them on Thursday near a hospital on Llorente Street, Cebu City.
The steps in withdrawing medication from a glass ampule appear in the competency checklist are provided in Table 1.
A 40-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday after a large number of injectable vitamin ampules and pills were located in his car during routine traffic checks in Ayios Dometios in Nicosia, for which he had no permit.