Generic Name : Spironolactone Indication : Oedema and ascites in cirrhosis of the liver, congestive heart failure. Dosage Form : Syrup Strength : 2.5mg/mL Stability : 60 days Storage : Refrigerate (preferable) or at room temperature and protect from light
INGREDIENTS: Spironolactone 25mg 4 tablets Sterile water for injection – 5mL Simple Syrup qs 40mL
How to prepare SPIRONOLACTONE SYRUP 2.5MG/ML: 1. Crush tablets in a mortar to form fine paste. 2. Levigate the powder with sterile water for injection until smooth paste is formed. 3. Add simple syrup to the paste until liquid is formed and transfer the liquid into a container. 4. Use additional simple syrup to rinse the remaining drug from the mortar and pour into the container. 5. Make up to final volume with simple syrup. 6. Shake well and label.