These solutions are not for spinal anesthesia.
Store at 20 to 25°C (68 to 77°F). [See USP Controlled Room Temperature.]
MARCAINE ―Solutions of MARCAINE that do not contain epinephrine may be autoclaved. Autoclave at 15-pound pressure, 121°C (250°F) for 15 minutes.
|0.25%—Contains 2.5 mg bupivacaine hydrochloride per mL.|
|0409-1559-10||Single-dose vials||10 mL||box of 10|
|0409-1559-30||Single-dose vials||30 mL||box of 10|
|0409-1587-50||Multiple-dose vials||50 mL||box of 1|
|0.5%—Contains 5 mg bupivacaine hydrochloride per mL.|
|0409-1560-10||Single-dose vials||10 mL||box of 10|
|0409-1560-29||Single-dose vials||30 mL||box of 10|
|0409-1610-50||Multiple-dose vials||50 mL||box of 1|
|0.75%—Contains 7.5 mg bupivacaine hydrochloride per mL.|
|0409-1582-10||Single-dose vials||10 mL||box of 10|
|0409-1582-29||Single-dose vials||30 mL||box of 10|
MARCAINE with epinephrine 1:200,000 (as bitartrate)― Solutions of MARCAINE that contain epinephrine should not be autoclaved and should be protected from light. Do not use the solution if its color is pinkish or darker than slightly yellow or if it contains a precipitate.
|0.25% with epinephrine 1:200,000—Contains 2.5 mg bupivacaine hydrochloride per mL.|
|0409-1746-10||Single-dose vials||10 mL||box of 10|
|0409-1746-30||Single-dose vials||30 mL||box of 10|
|0409-1752-50||Multiple-dose vials||50 mL||box of 1|
|0.5% with epinephrine 1:200,000—Contains 5 mg bupivacaine hydrochloride per mL.|
|0409-1749-03||Single-dose ampuls||3 mL||box of 10|
|0409-1749-10||Single-dose vials||10 mL||box of 10|
|0409-1749-29||Single-dose vials||30 mL||box of 10|
|0409-1755-50||Multiple-dose vials||50 mL||box of 1|
Printed in USA EN-2916
Hospira, Inc., Lake Forest, IL 60045 USA
(methylprednisolone acetate injectable suspension, USP)
Not For Intravenous Use
DEPO-MEDROL is an anti-inflammatory glucocorticoid for intramuscular, intra-articular, soft tissue or intralesional injection. It is available as single-dose vials in two strengths: 40 mg/mL, 80 mg/mL.
Each mL of these preparations contains:
|Methylprednisolone acetate||40 mg||80 mg|
|Polyethylene glycol 3350||29 mg||28 mg|
|Myristyl-gamma-picolinium chloride||0.195 mg||0.189 mg|
Sodium Chloride was added to adjust tonicity.
When necessary, pH was adjusted with sodium hydroxide and/or hydrochloric acid.
The pH of the finished product remains within the USP specified range (e.g., 3.0 to 7.0.)
The chemical name for methylprednisolone acetate is pregna-1,4-diene-3,20-dione, 21-(acetyloxy)-11,17-dihydroxy-6-methyl-,(6α,11β)- and the molecular weight is 416.51. The structural formula is represented below:
DEPO-MEDROL Sterile Aqueous Suspension contains methylprednisolone acetate which is the 6-methyl derivative of prednisolone. Methylprednisolone acetate is a white or practically white, odorless, crystalline powder which melts at about 215° with some decomposition. It is soluble in dioxane, sparingly soluble in acetone, alcohol, chloroform, and methanol, and slightly soluble in ether. It is practically insoluble in water.
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