water for injection


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water

 [waht´er]
1. a clear, colorless, odorless, tasteless liquid, H2O.
2. an aqueous solution of a medicinal substance; called also aromatic water.
bound water water in the tissues of the body bound to macromolecules or organelles.
distilled water water that has been purified by distillation.
free water that portion of the water in body tissues which is not bound by macromolecules or organelles.
water for injection water for parenteral use, prepared by distillation or reverse osmosis and meeting certain standards for sterility and clarity; it may be specified as sterile if it has been sterilized and as bacteriostatic if suitable antimicrobial agents have been added.
purified water water obtained by either distillation or deionization; used when mineral-free water is required.

wa·ter for in·jec·tion

water purified by distillation for the preparation of products for parenteral use.

wa·ter for in·jec·tion

(waw'tĕr in-jek'shŭn)
Sterile water used to dissolve or dilute materials for injection.

water for injection

Sterile water provided in sealed glass ampoules ranging in volumes from 1 ml to 100 ml. It is on the WHO official list.
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WCB's Water For Injection (WFI) Pump features a specially-designed seal area that prevents leakage of contaminants into pumpage and thus any compromise to product integrity.
It also makes near-distilled quality water for injection into local seawater barriers, a series of injection wells along the coast to prevent ocean water from contaminating local groundwater supplies.
Virazole is packaged in 100 mL, 6 g Vial, 4-pack NDC 00187-0007-14 which is to be reconstituted with 300 mL Sterile Water for Injection or Sterile Water for Inhalation (no preservatives added) and administered only by a small particle aerosol generator (SPAG-2).
For added convenience, FoamAway[TM] Irradiated AOF is pre-diluted to 3% concentration in water for injection and is packaged in versatile media bags that can connect sterilely to most common bioreactors.
Braun), a leader in infusion therapy and pain management, announced today that it has received FDA approval of Sterile Water for Injection USP in 2L and 3L containers.
We continue to supply the Desdemona Field waterflood with over 7,000 BWPD of produced water for injection from the Barnett Shale gas production.