sterile water for inhalation


sterile water for inhalation
[USP] water for injection, sterilized and containing no antimicrobial agents, except where used in devices in which it is liable to contamination over a period of time (e.g., humidifiers), or other added substances. It is for inhalation therapy only, not for parenteral administration.

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